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Children from the Dolphins group at Carousel Nursery School Ruoholahti visit Fire Museum, Helsinki

In the month of May children from the Dolphins group at Carousel Nursery School, Ruoholahti visited the Fire museum in Helsinki. The museum provides visitors a glimpse of Helsinki rescue department’s history. Just like the previous trip where…

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…

Preschool children from Carousel Nursery School Olari visit the Christmas market at Helsinki

Preschool children from Carousel Nursery School, Olari visited the Christmas market at Senate Square in Helsinki.  Children and teachers were very excited about the trip. This was a great way to add to the spirit of Christmas that could already…

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…

Olari children visit Matinkylä beach

In September children from the Yellow Tigers group in Olari visited the Matinkylä beach. The beach trip coincided with children’s ongoing project ‘different modes of transportation’. Children’s interest in water transport provided a…

Children from Olari nursery visit Glims museum

Preschool children from Olari nursery visited the Glims museum in September. The trip was especially organized on the day children at Olari nursery celebrated Harvest. Glims museum is in a preserved area where farms and holdings were located…

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…