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Farley Nursery School was founded in 2005, when Sue was looking for a setting for her vision to open an Outdoor Nursery School based on the Scandinavian approach to early years education.

Sue had become disillusioned with mainstream reception classes in school, where the children have an allocated time, typically ten minutes, twice a day to play outside. It was her goal to return to the traditional childhood...

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Farley January 2017 Newsletter

Firstly, I would like to thank you all for your amazing generosity over the festive period!!...

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Steeple Langford January 2017 Newsletter

A very Happy New Year to one and all! Welcome to 2017 ☺ We hope you have enjoyed some festive...

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Sparsholt January 2017 Newsletter

Happy New Year Everyone! Welcome to 2017 at Farley Nursery School, Sparsholt...

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What is outdoor learning?

We invite the children to come outside to learn through play and exploring the world they inhabit. Much of the day is spent outside and rather than shying away from our British weather, we embrace it...