A huge stock of ideas for best practice and activities across the Prime Areas of Learning - Personal, Social & Emotional Development, Communication & Language, and Physical Development; and the Specific Areas of Learning - Literacy; Mathematics; Understanding the World; and Expressive Arts & Design. Includes our Let's Explore... series, plus great ideas for birth to threes for sensory play, messy play, music and rhymes.
Play can be an useful tool in fostering social and emotional development in children. In an extract from her new book, Penny Tassoni looks at what practitioners need to think about
One nursery in north London has started providing ukulele sessions for children once a week. Liz Roberts reports on how babies and children...
Sensory explorations with shakers and drums
Lay the foundations of physical literacy
Why buy activity centres and mobiles when you can create your own
Fill up on learning fun
Imagination and creativity went into the mix when Rainbow Nursery children made banners with Sarah Denham.