Overbury Grasshoppers News

The very windy day

The very windy day

  • 28 Feb 2017
  • Countryside education, Nature, Overbury village

The children have been out and about after storm Doris to see what they could discover.


Listening walk

Listening walk

  • 23 Feb 2017
  • Communication, Creativity, Nature

The toddlers have been out and about on a listening walk


The Big Garden Bird Watch

The Big Garden Bird Watch

  • 27 Jan 2017
  • Latest News, Nature

The children spent an hour this morning watching the birds that visited our bird table in the garden. They put some bird seed out first thing and sat and waited to see what would happen. 


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.


Composting with Leigh and Tom

Composting with Leigh and Tom

  • 19 Jan 2017
  • Communication, Countryside education, Nature, Overbury village

The children put on their out and about clothes and went to visit Leigh and Tom in the garden. Today they are taking the compost to the gardens to help the plants grow and flourish.


Muddy puddles

Muddy puddles

  • 19 Jan 2017
  • Countryside education, Nature, Overbury village

The children visited the woods and splashed in the puddles


Winter walk

Winter walk

  • 4 Jan 2017
  • Countryside education, Nature, Understanding of the World

Today the children have been out exploring the Winter landscape. They made sure that they wrapped up warm as the wind was very cold. The children walked around the estate looking for signs of Winter.


Walk around the village

Walk around the village

  • 15 Dec 2016
  • Countryside education, Nature, Overbury village

Today the children wrapped up warmly and had a fabulous walk around the village and estate.


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.


Choosing our Christmas tree

Choosing our Christmas tree

  • 28 Nov 2016
  • Countryside education, Festivals, Nature, Overbury Farms, Understanding of the World

How lucky are we that we get to choose our own Christmas tree from the Estate?