The nursery school Els Picarols uses its playgrounds to favor children’s development
8 July, 2015
Along with families and educational staff, spaces are an important element in Manlleu Municipal Nursery School Els Picarols, managed by Suara Cooperativa: the school has two big playgrounds that have been designed with different learning opportunities to encourage children’s development.
The educational team have been working for years on the design of the two large courtyards, where they have created different spaces that allow children’s discover in total freedom: every playground is specially designed for the age of the children and has a selection of age-appropriate material that promotes a good development, both at cognitive, physical, social and emotional level.
"We feel the playgrounds as educational tools and, for this reason, we are always seeking new proposals" teachers of the school point out: "Every day we work to offer full of life playgrounds, with lots of outdoor opportunities for the children to discover".