Overbury Grasshoppers News

Ducklings

Ducklings

  • 16 Aug 2019
  • Countryside education, Nature

April brought her ducklings to visit the nursery, they made lots of noise.


Harvesting peas

Harvesting peas

  • 8 Aug 2019
  • Countryside education, Nature, Overbury Farms

We went to watch the combine harvester harvest the pea crop that has been growing near the nursery. We could hear it from the nursery so followed the sounds until we discovered it in a field nearby.


learning to drive

learning to drive

  • 26 Jul 2019
  • Latest News

The children were very excited this morning to be given the chance to drive a mini Land Rover courtesy  of a couple of our lovely parents. 


Leavers 2019

Leavers 2019

  • 23 Jul 2019
  • Overbury Farms, Overbury village, Parental involvement

The children who will be leaving grasshoppers for school were very excited as we celebrated their learning journey with  a picnic party.


It's raining it's pouring

  • 13 Jun 2019
  • Nature, Understanding of the World

The preschool children have been talking about water and learning about the water cycle this week. Today when it rained they went outside to experience the rain falling from the sky. 


Maypole

Maypole

  • 24 May 2019
  • Festivals, Overbury village

The rain stayed off long enough for the children to take part in an Overbury tradition of dancing around the Maypole. Overbury First school students helped Grasshoppers to overcome their nerves and take part in the first dance. 


Country tastic 2019

Country tastic 2019

  • 23 Apr 2019
  • Countryside education, Nature

The children had a great day out at the Countrytastic show where they got up close to a variety of animals. 


Farm visit to see the lambs

Farm visit to see the lambs

  • 15 Apr 2019
  • Latest News

Today the children were very lucky to be taken on the tractor and trailer to see the sheep with their new lambs.


Exploring

Exploring

  • 12 Apr 2019
  • Countryside education, Overbury Farms

The children were very excited to be able to explore the yellow grass field.


Police horses

Police horses

  • 28 Mar 2019
  • Understanding of the World

The children received a very special visit from some police horses, we talked about the horses, how big they were and that we must listen to the police officers to ensure we were safe and the horses were happy.