Children from the Dragons group at Carousel Nursery School, Ruoholahti visit Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art

Children from the Dragons group aged 4-5 years at Carousel Nursery School, Ruoholahti visited the Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art in April. The trip was mainly organised to introduce children to three dimensional (3D) art-forms. Kiasma was…

Children from the Dolphins group in Carousel Nursery School, Ruoholahti visit the Natural History Museum, Helsinki

Children from the Dolphins group aged 2-3 years visited the Natural history museum in April. The trip was undertaken as part of the group’s long-term project ’animals travelling around the world’. The Natural History Museum in Helsinki…

Children from Penguins group visit Sea Life in Helsinki

During the spring term children from the Penguins group aged 3-4 years in Carousel Nursery School Ruoholahti visited Sea Life in Helsinki.  Sea Life was chosen as the destination for the trip because it coincided with the group’s long-term…

Children from the Dolphins group undertake a trip to Lauttasaari library

In January, older children from the Dolphins group, at Carousel Nursery School Ruoholahti aged 2.5 -3 years undertook a trip to the Lauttasaari library. The trip was also the first trip of Spring term for the children. Children and teachers…

Prechool children from Carousel Nursery School Ruoholahti visit Circus Finlandia

October is usually the month when Circus Finlandia visits the capital region. The Ponies group which consists of children aged 5 years up to Preschool visited circus Finlandia this year. The children and teachers were rather excited about…

Children from the Dragons group visit comics exhibition at Annantalo

An important element of the curriculum at Carousel Nursery School is to learn about one’s immediate environment and the local community. One of the ways this is accomplished is by undertaking trips to different places of interest within the…

Ruoholahti children visit Lego Art Exhibition

In February children from the Dragons group in Ruoholahti nursery visited the Lego Art Exhibition at Iso Omena, Espoo. The trip was undertaken because of children’s interest in Legos and their ongoing project on construction. Preparing…

Lego city workshop at Arkki

  Preschool children and other older group children from the Ruoholahti nursery visited Arkki, School of Architecture for Children and Youth, Helsinki. The trip was undertaken for the children to attend a Lego city workshop especially…