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hhjs

hampton hill junior school

what do children want?

debbie israel
kingston university
landscape architecture year 2
hhjs
hampton hill junior school

what do children need?

2-5yr old stages of learning learning language


ego centric thinking
engagement in make-believe
classifies objects by single features

early years play space -challenging spaces for growth &


experimentation
requirements
-simple structures for stepping,
climbing & balancing
-feature-free space for inventive
play
-shelter & shade through planting
or fixed features
-balance of soft and hard land
scaping
-security and access
-changes in topography, levels
and colour
-transitional space next to exit for
decision making
-quiet reflective play

debbie israel
kingston university
landscape architecture year 2
hhjs
hampton hill junior school

garden analysis

conclusions
blue oval Good natural shelter and visible
from buildings.
A great place for play area of N
different levels and story-time/
gathering area.

orange oval Wall alongside neighbouring


building, fully visible.
Good spot for den/shelter - dis-
tracts wall height.

green oval Central space, fully visible, full


sun.
A possible play area to break up
main space.

pink oval Close proximity to buildings, pos-


sible distraction.
Good area for adult seating/
rest.

pink circles Corner space of building, along-


side windows.
Ideal for planting.

yellow arrow New corner entrance.

debbie israel
kingston university
landscape architecture year 2
hhjs
hampton hill junior school

garden feature

proposals
Jumping fountains Willow shelter

Wind to sound chimes Digital pond

Mossy Squares Sound Pipes


Play Play

debbie israel
kingston university
landscape architecture year 2
hhjs
hampton hill junior school

garden design

proposals

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debbie israel
kingston university
landscape architecture year 2
hhjs
hampton hill junior school

scheme Hampton Hill Junior School

title Proposed plan of garden

scale 1:50 date 25.02.2009


debbie israel
kingston university
landscape architecture year 2
hhjs
hampton hill junior school
B B

A A

title Site Section A-A Showing level changes


scale no scale date 25.02.2009

title Site Section B-B Showing level changes


scale no scale date 25.02.2009

debbie israel
kingston university
landscape architecture year 2
hhjs
hampton hill junior school
B B

A A

View B-B

debbie israel View A-A


kingston university
landscape architecture year 2

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