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 were rather excited about the trip. Getting to the library Children took public transport to […]

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 the trip. The children and teachers discussed the rules for keeping safe when outside the nursery.   Getting there  Children took the bus and metro to reach circus […]

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 Helsinki region. In August the children from Dragons group in Ruoholahti undertook a trip to Annantalo […]

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 for the trip Needless to mention the children were very excited about the trip. There were discussions about the […]

  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 organized for them. The workshop was done by an instructor and the children participated in it with great intrest and […]

Unicorns, the youngest group in Ruoholahti consisting of children aged 1-2.5 years old, went on a trip last week. Since this is the youngest group in the nursery, workshops designed specifically for this group are not very common. However, the teachers in the group, keep a keen eye on any specials events being organized in […]