Overbury Grasshoppers News

Planting week

Planting week

  • 4 Apr 2017
  • Parental involvement, Understanding of the World

This week we are  planting a variety of fruits, vegetables and flowers in our garden.


Red nose day

Red nose day

  • 24 Mar 2017
  • Understanding of the World

The children have been celebrating red nose day by making biscuits with red noses and dressing up to raise money for this worthy charity.

A big thank you to everyone who helped us to raise £61.30.


Worms glorious worms

Worms glorious worms

  • 16 Mar 2017
  • Countryside education, Nature, Understanding of the World

The children have been out and about today learning about soil and the importance of earthworms to the gardening and farming community.


Celebrating the arrival Spring - Holi

Celebrating the arrival Spring - Holi

  • 14 Mar 2017
  • Creativity, Festivals, Understanding of the World

The children celebrated the arrival of Spring by throwing colourful powder paints to make patterns.

The children embraced the challenge to throw the paint onto the white backdrop making beautiful patterns.

They learnt to work together, take turns, share and lots of physical movements. Above all it was great fun.


Learning Welsh on St Davids day

Learning Welsh on St Davids day

  • 1 Mar 2017
  • Overbury Farms, Parental involvement, Understanding of the World

Today Reg, Eliza's daddy and the shepherd from the estate came into nursery to help us celebrate St David's day and learn some Welsh


First signs of Spring

First signs of Spring

  • 6 Feb 2017
  • Latest News, Understanding of the World

The children have been exploring the garden this morning .


Tweazle came to visit

Tweazle came to visit

  • 3 Feb 2017
  • Communication, Latest News, Understanding of the World

Tweazle the dog came with his mummy Morag to visit us at the nursery.


The police came to visit

The police came to visit

  • 1 Feb 2017
  • Latest News, PSE, Understanding of the World


PC Dave Olczak and PC Sam Peters from West Mercia Police came to visit the children. They talked all about staying safe and how a Policeman is our friend if we are lost or scared. 


Planting seeds

Planting seeds

  • 26 Jan 2017
  • Latest News, Nature, Overbury Farms, Understanding of the World

The children visited the estate garden this cold wintery morning to help Leigh plant some salad corn seeds.


Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

  • 25 Jan 2017
  • Festivals, Latest News, Understanding of the World

The children made their own Chinese dragon and danced to Chinese music