Overbury Grasshoppers News

Its starting to look a lot like Christmas

Its starting to look a lot like Christmas

  • 4 Dec 2017
  • Countryside education, Festivals

Christmas has arrived at Overbury Grasshoppers with Eddie the Elf reappearing to cause mayhem and the children riding on the tractor and trailer to pick their own Christmas tree.


Halloween

Halloween

  • 31 Oct 2017
  • Festivals, Overbury village

The children were very excited to dress up and walk around the village collecting treats for Halloween.


Easter bonnets

Easter bonnets

  • 11 Apr 2017
  • Festivals, Parental involvement

The children have been busy making their Easter bonnets for our competition.


St Patrick's Day

St Patrick's Day

  • 17 Mar 2017
  • Festivals, Parental involvement

Today the children have been celebrating all things Irish by dressing up in green and making soda bread for tea.


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.


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


Christmas lunch

Christmas lunch

  • 14 Dec 2016
  • Festivals, PSE

Today the children enjoyed a very social festive lunch with turkey and all the trimmings.


Pulling carrots for Rudolf

Pulling carrots for Rudolf

  • 14 Dec 2016
  • Countryside education, Festivals, Nature, Overbury Farms

Today the children have been to visit the estate garden to help Leigh, Tom and Joe dig up some carrots ready to leave for Rudolf on Christmas eve.


The nativity

The nativity

  • 13 Dec 2016
  • Festivals, Overbury village, PSE, Understanding of the World

The children have worked really hard to put on The Nativity at St Faiths church today. They were all stars.


Christmas at Grasshoppers

Christmas at Grasshoppers

  • 13 Dec 2016
  • Festivals, Overbury village

The children have had an exciting week so far with a visit from Father Christmas and his helpers on Monday, then today we have been visited by Tom the donkey ready to take Mary (Molly) to the nativity play.