Reflections promotes exchanges about children’s creativity

Reflections publishes project work by children at Reflections Nursery & Small School with photos, drawings, sculptures, children’s commentary and dialogue. We share our research questions and reflections on our own pedagogical approach.

The Fire Monster

This story began when a two year old boy called Max looked into the stove outdoors and said, ‘T...

The Revolutionary Baby

Enter the world of two year old children as a year of ‘Storying’ begins. They are already tel...

From Bacteria to Galaxies

What is it like to work with children’s evolving ideas?  The book is a selection of day to...

I Love Forest School

While the concept of children playing outdoors is nothing new, the rebalancing of our attitudes t...

3D Work and Third Level Thinking

This book documents a focus on three-dimensional work carried out by the children at Reflections ...

From Space to Space

Enter a world of one year olds.  Like many young children, they are fascinated by ‘posting...

Documentation

As projects are progressing or coming to a natural completion at Reflections they are often docum...

Light Everywhere

Between Autumn 2010 and March 2011 children investigated the properties of light in the pre-schoo...

Crocodiles!

In the summer of 2010 children’s role-play conversations in the pre-school rooms tended to incl...

Storying

In September 2014 Reflections Nursery & Forest School began a focus on Storying as a language...

The Line Creature

A surprising drawing was discovered in the 2 year olds’ Atelier within a mass of abstract marks...

Homely

Comprising images and quotes from children the book documents a year-long fascination with birds,...

Sculpture Work

A collection of postcards featuring the sculpture work of children at Reflections Nursery & F...