A Unique Child

All aspects of the EYFS theme A Unique Child, covering inclusion, child health, nutrition, safeguarding in the EYFS and other topics.

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A Unique Child: Inclusion - First place

The revamped Mencap Children’s Centre in Northern Ireland provides a range of essential specialist learning disability services. By Karen Faux

Inclusive Practice

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A Unique Child: Inclusion - First place

The revamped Mencap Children’s Centre in Northern Ireland provides a range of essential specialist learning disability services. By Karen Faux

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A Unique Child: Inclusion - Supporting… Alfie

How one mainstream setting has adapted to care for a boy with cerebral palsy, with rewarding results for all parties. By Hannah McCormack

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Learning & Development: Babywatching - Hello, baby!

The increasingly popular BASE Babywatching programme aims to boost children’s empathy in order to tackle violence in schools and beyond. Griselda Kellie-Smith and...

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A Unique Child: Inclusion - A capital idea

Funding from the Early Years Pupil Premium led to a Natural Explorers project in Hackney that benefited the whole nursery and children’s centre, write Lisa Clarke...


Latest health & Nutrition

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Join the fight against fat

With the Government’s obesity strategy leaving much to be desired, early years managers may have to take the matter into their own hands, reports Hannah Crown

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A Unique Child: Health & Nutrition - Favourite festive food

As a bountiful autumn draws to an end, Mary Llewellin turns her tastebuds to some delicious Christmassy fare

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Grow Your Own - A quiet time

It might be the middle of a cooling November, but the garden still requires some attention, says Mary Llewellin