Nature Kindergarten

Providing your child with a nature enriched learning experience everyday

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Your Local Nature Kindergarten

Our Thrive Nature Kindergartens provide a enriched outdoor learning environment where your child can develop their interests whilst being fully immersed in nature. We have seven wonderful education settings across Scotland and North England where you can be confident your child is being cared for by a highly trained, long standing team.

In each of our Kindergartens you will find nature at every corner, teaching children about the wonders of the natural world is at the heart of what we do! Whether it is blowing dandelions in spring, collecting shells from the beach in summer, crunching through leaves in autumn or discovering an icicle in winter – we love the outdoors! At each of our Kindergartens you’ll find an extensive outdoor area equip with all the learning opportunities to support every area of your child’s holistic development.

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Nature Kindergarten Nurseries

You’ll love Nature Kindergarten Nurseries

  • Independent, teacher-directed, and small-group activities that encourage investigation, exploration, and discovery
  • Children learn by playing and exploring, being active and thinking creatively and critically
  • Curriculum that supports creative expression, literacy, music, and more
  • Confidence-building opportunities to solve problems and make decisions
  • STEM learning that encourages future-forward skills
  • Safety, security, and robust cleanliness practices
  • We have Care Inspectorate Registered Nurseries in Scotland and Ofsted Registered Nurseries in England
Our Curriculum

Our Ethos

Each of our Kindergartens has an extensive outdoor area for your child to explore. Comprised of several very exciting spaces that promote children’s natural desire to explore, investigate and take risks under the supervision of skilful practitioners and forest leaders.

All of our Kindergartens are registered ECO-Nurseries and are committed to teaching our children about their environment and the effect we have on it in our day-to-day lives.

Nature Kindergarten Ethos

Education at Nature Kindergarten

Our curriculum includes a Statutory framework for the early years foundation stage that offer hands-on approaches to encourage the skills your child will need in the nursery and beyond:

  • Mathematics: Integrating numbers into real-life routines
  • Schematic Play: Quality learning environment providing the potential for children’s creativity skills and allowing them to follow their own interests confidently
  • Listening, Attention and Speaking: Teaching children to express their ideas and feelings about their experiences using complete sentences
  • Personal, Social and Emotional Education
  • STEM Activities: Building and problem solving using science, technology, engineering, and math
  • Ensuring children are physically active from birth and meet the Chief Medical Officers (2019) guidelines of a minimum of 3 hours per day
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Our Nursery Fees and Funding

We always offer flexible booking patterns and a range of funding options, including 2-5 years old government’s funded childcare. To find out more information on pricing and availability, please request a call back and we will be in touch shortly.

Our fees include:

  • Quality Early Years Care and Education
  • Healthy, well-balanced menu for all children
  • Access to a wide range of quality resources and equipment
  • E-Learning Journals and Interactive App
  • Monthly newsletters and parent evenings
  • Free settling-in Sessions
  • Emergency Services discount (Inc. NHS)
  • Sibling discount

*Terms and conditions apply to our funding options and discounts. Contact us for more information.

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Our curriculum

We will guide you through every step to get the most out of our nurseries. Join our family across the UK.

If you have any questions or enquiries please feel free to contact us on the following details provided below or alternatively you can complete our online enquiry form also located below and we will get back to you as soon as possible…

Our curriculum

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