Thinking that the interior and exterior environment could serve as an active and passive learning tool for children 3 years to 5 years in age, the form becomes a sequence of memorable moments. Situated on an urban lot, the building wraps the perimeter to create a safe and secure courtyard that is an outdoor classroom and playground. Adjacent indoor classrooms seamlessly allow movement to the outside court. As a metaphor for the building as an active and passive learning tool, the model shown utilized artwork from students in the age group to depict material and texture.