Sorry but this form will not work without cookies enabled. Please adjust your browser settings to enable cookies to continue. For more information on how to do this please see our.

  • Did you know?

    We are the only British International School in downtown Beijing, situated in the heart of the embassy district of Sanlitun.

  • Did you know?

    Through Nord Anglia University our teaching staff maintain the highest standards of a rigorous British education.

  • Student Aspirations

    We aim for all our students to become ‘Global Learners, Aspiring Leaders’

  • Be Ambitious

    We create an environment where there are no limits to what our students can achieve, where your child will excel academically, socially and personally.

  • Did you know?

    96% of parents of our current students felt that their first contact with our school was warm and welcoming.

  • Did you know?

    We have a dedicated team waiting to hear from you and support with your transition to the School

  • Connect with Us

    Find out more about what's happening at the School

Reading in Nursery

  • EY Library
  • Nursery girl reading
  • Nursery reading

Following on from Pre-Nursery, in Nursery we teach our children about the importance of reading and the need to take care of our books. From a young age, children need to understand that books can be used, both for pleasure, as well as, to find out information. An important area of every classroom is to have a comfy reading area where the children have the opportunity to sit down and read a wide selection of books. Part of our school life involves taking books home. To support children's understanding of this we have weekly visits to our school library to share the children's love of stories and rhymes, as well as, to enjoy taking the responsibility of taking the book home to show our family. This is a great opportunity for the children in Nursery to handle the book carefully, turning the pages, and to understand the concept of exchanging our reading book for a new one the following week.

 

By Jonathan Dove

Nursery Rainbow Fish Class Teacher