Overbury Grasshoppers News

Dress up fun

Dress up fun

  • 23 Nov 2020
  • Latest News, Understanding of the World

Just for fun the children were invited to wear their pyjamas or onesies and have crazy hair over the course of the week. Our topic this week has been looking at different vehicles and the people who use them. 


Halloween fun

Halloween fun

  • 26 Oct 2020
  • Countryside education, Festivals

The children have had a very exciting week with all things Autumnal. They have enjoyed dressing up, carving pumpkins, apple bobbing, baking, being creative and going for lovely long walks. 


Fun packed week

Fun packed week

  • 22 Oct 2020
  • Latest News

This week the children have been celebrating Dashain and talking about birds commonly found in the British countryside.


Autumn colours

Autumn colours

  • 16 Oct 2020
  • Latest News

The children have been out and about this week enjoying the Autumn changes.


Leavers 2020

Leavers 2020

  • 5 Oct 2020
  • Event

On a very wet and windy Friday evening the leavers of  2020 returned to the nursery garden to receive their leaving memory books and say good bye to the staff. This celebration had been postponed from the summer during the height of the corona virus pandemic.


End of the Summer

End of the Summer

  • 28 Aug 2020
  • Event

The Summer has come to an end and the children decided they would like to make burgers and chips for their lunch today to celebrate.


The importance of food

The importance of food

  • 21 Aug 2020
  • Healthy eating

I would like to introduce Kiele who runs Fantasically Fresh in Beckford. Kiele and her team are producing good quality food using locally sourced ingredients. We are very lucky at Grasshoppers to be  working with Kiele to ensure the children receive a variety of good quality, nutritious and tasty meals whilst they are at nursery.


Growing and baking bread

Growing and baking bread

  • 13 Aug 2020
  • Countryside education, Overbury Farms

The children have been very busy this week learning about growing, harvesting and baking.


Flower arranging

Flower arranging

  • 6 Aug 2020
  • Countryside education, Understanding of the World

Our preschool children were offered the opportunity to learn about flower arranging this week from the very talented Sarah.


Bees and things

Bees and things

  • 14 Jul 2020
  • Countryside education, Latest News

Today the children have been learning about honey bees.