Motion ref. S5M-22689
Poppies Pre-School, Laurencekirk
Submitted by: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Thursday, September 10, 2020
Supported by: Jeremy Balfour, Michelle Ballantyne, Miles Briggs, Donald Cameron, Peter Chapman, Bill Kidd, Margaret Mitchell, Edward Mountain, Alexander Stewart, Annie Wells, Brian Whittle
That the Parliament congratulates Poppies Pre-School in Laurencekirk for the enhancements that it has carried out to aid the return of the children to the nursery; understands that the team came together to transform the outdoor space and utilised the garden to allow it to reopen with a predominantly outdoor model; recognises that Poppies won the Best Outdoor Environment award at the 2020 Celebrating ELC Awards and is committed to further developing its outdoor and natural spaces in line with best practice; welcomes the passion and dedication that all of its staff have for using Froebelian principles and practices to ensure that the outdoor spaces provide the children with the freedom to freely explore, investigate and play in a wonderful outdoor environment, and wishes all at Poppies the very best in now and for the future.