Enabling environments

All aspects of the Enabling Environments EYFS theme, including provision for birth to threes and three to fives, outdoor play and learning, and equipment and resources. Regular features include Let's Explore.

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EYFS Best Practice: All about… Baby Room Projects

Professors Kathy Goouch and Sacha Powell tell Nursery World what their Baby Room Projects have achieved, and three areas provide case studies of their experiences of taking part in the work

Outdoor provision

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Enabling Environments: Outdoors - Call of the wild

A forest creature who teaches respect for nature is capturing young children’s curiosity around the world. Nicole Weinstein reports

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Enabling Environments: Outdoors - Taking action

In the final part of her series on the London Borough of Newham and Early Education’s 20-provider-strong Outdoors and Active programme, Julie Mountain rounds up...

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Enabling Environments: Outdoors - Passing it on

In the third part of her series on Newham’s Outdoors and Active programme, Julie Mountain finds out how it has involved parents and carers to create a family culture...

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Enabling Environments: Outdoors - Thrilling!

Julie Mountain continues her series on Newham’s Outdoors and Active programme by looking at its approach to open spaces, surfaces and level changes, climbing, large...

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Enabling Environments: Outdoors - Your move

In the first of a four-part series on Newham’s project exploring movement in twos and threes, Julie Mountain introduces its key aims and methods