The structure of the Italian Nursery School allows plenty of useful space both inside and outside. On the inside, two large spaces separated by a concertina type door, give access to an array of interesting activities and teaching materials to help childrens growth and understanding of the environment they find themselves in: sand pit, water pool, theatre stage, lego blocks, computer, reading and audio-visual corner. Further more there also are spaces specifically dedicated to the understanding of every day rules and specific concepts more specifically related to the six areas of development such as: mathematics, language, creativity, personal, cognitive and moral. A wide playground is on the outside. Well equipped with apparatuses for physical education to help children’s development, it also presents itself with several educational wall drawings and murals. The school opens from 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday and it is closed six weeks during summer vacations, for one week at Easter and two weeks at Christmas time. The maximum number of children allowed is 26 between 3 to 5 years of age.
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