Kindergarten in Poland
• Kindergarten in Poland
Designed Studio xystudio kindergarten in the town of Suwalki, Poland - this is the second kindergarten for up to 150 people and is based furniture factory Fabryki Mebli "Forte" S.A. for the children of its employees.
Located in the northern part of Poland had a strong influence on the shape of the building. Extensive land in a beautiful but windy suburbs dictated possible to design a single-storey building. The orientation of the building and its functional layout are determined by the sun. The eastern part is designed for young children, because they need more light during morning classes before going to bed, and in the afternoon they play on the playground, where on hot summer days creates a shadow.
kindergarten block for older children is located in the western part, because they do not sleep during the day, and the sunlight is useful to them throughout the day. Garden with small greenhouse can be seen in groups, and a playground, on the other hand, is located in the south, so as not to distract the children. After a few years the trees will be planted in addition to shade the playground. The whole building is surrounded by a multi-purpose covered terraces with built-in sandbox. It allows children to play close to their groups, receiving protection from rain and sun. Large windows open, increasing the area of the classroom. All groups covered the windows in the roof, thanks to the entire interior is full of natural light.
In the center of the building provides a large multi-purpose hall, which gives children the opportunity to play and spend time actively, despite the bad weather conditions and a large number of rainy days in this part of Poland.
Along the eastern border of the garden there are beds and a greenhouse. Here grow raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, as well as many other edible plants. Grounds covered by lawn and hills, which form a natural area for winter games.