Case studies

1/8 Teachers understand that some children are most comfortable working on the floor

2/8 Furniture divides the entrance hall into inviting areas

3/8 Older children learn to collaborate

4/8 Lots of hands-on creativity in the Reception Class

5/8 Each room has its individualised reading corner

6/8 Arches make attractive links between areas

7/8 Natural lighting and plants give a peaceful feeling

8/8 Child-height display creates an enticing environment.