Entries by Sonali

Expansion of Ruoholahti nursery

It is heartening to share that there has been an expansion of Carousel Nursery School, Ruoholahti. The new setting has been functional from 10th August 2017. The spacious facility overlooks the climbing area in Salmisaari Likuntakeskus and has huge windows, that make the setting exceptionally well lit. The environment is set up to cater to the […]

School selection test results, Helsinki 2017

The school selection test results for Ressu Comprehensive School have been declared. We are pleased to announce that 4 children, who attended the Preschool program at Ruoholahti have been selected. In all 5 children from the Ruoholahti Preschool took the test. The competition is very tough for the International baccalaureate stream for Ressu as it is […]

Chinese New Year celebration

The children celebrated Chinese New Year, and marked the onset of the year of the rooster with lots of fun activities and experiences. To extend a memorable learning experience for the children many interesting activities and provocations were planned. The role play area was turned into a Chinese restaurant and different props were brought to […]

Halloween celebration

The children and teachers at all the settings of Carousel Nursery School, had a week full of fun as they celebrated Halloween. Lots of activities and experiences were planned for the children in all the groups. The nursery itself was redecorated and one could find witches, spider’s web made with paper and all kinds of […]

Kivenlahti children visit Haltia Nature Centre

The children from the Kivenlahti nursery visited the Haltia Nature Centre in Espoo. One of the parents at the nursery reccomended the place to our tecahers. The children were very excited about the trip and it was already a topic of discussion during circle time. The teachers took time to talk about the upcoming trip. […]

Ruoholahti Pre-schoolers explore marine life through art

As the new term began in August, the children made new plans to explore interesting topics. Observing children’s interest in sea creatures, the teachers and children decided to explore the topic in detail. It was a matter of great excitement for the children that one of the main exhibitions in the Helsinki Night of Arts […]

New term begins at Carousel Nursery School

The children and teachers at all the different settings of Carousel Nursery School started another new term in August. To begin with, the teachers have been helping the children settle down into the routines of the nursery. Sessions & exploration in the new term Although the term has started fairly recently, the teachers have been […]

Ruoholahti Pre-schoolers visit Heureka, Science Centre

Following children’s curiosity in science, the teachers and the pre-schoolers at the Ruoholahti nursery, decided to undertake a trip to Heureka Science centre. The Heureka science centre, is a non-profit organisation run by the Finnish Science Centre. It is located in Vantaa, in the capital region and features various interactive exhibitions to improve understanding of […]

Christmas Concert at Annantalo

The Christmas Concert for 2015, was performed at Annantalo by the children from the Ruoholahti branch of Carousel Nursery School. It is the first time since the inception of the Nursery that the children have performed a Christmas concert at an external location. It was indeed a very momentous occasion for the Nursery School and the […]