Learning & development
The Learning & Development theme of the EYFS, including child development, Prime and Specific Areas of Learning and activities. Regular case studies showcase best practice from early years settings.
When the Early Years Pupil Premium comes in this April, it will be up to providers how they channel the funding. Charlotte Goddard looks at what settings should be thinking about
How does a child move from babbling to mastering the sounds and sequences of a language? Penny Tassoni explains the processs.
Use first-hand experiences and location resources for learning about environments, says Nicole Weinstein.
Liz Jarvis of Barn Croft School in London attended a courseto make maths more 'relevant' for her Reception class. Alex Pattinson reports.
Theatrical performances can set the scene for dramatic expression, language learning and improved concentration. Former nursery owner and playwright Miranda Walker...
More children now grow up with two or more languages, but how can you help them learn? Penny Tassoni offers some advice.
By Peter Bently and Garry Parsons, (Hodder Children's Books, hardback, £11.99)
By Britta Teckentrup, (Little Tiger Press, hardback, £8.99)
By Richard Curtis and Rebecca Cobb, (Puffin, hardback, £10.99)
By Samantha Meredith, (Caterpillar Books, boardbook, £4.99)
By Justine Smith and Angie Stevens, (Campbell Books, board book, £5.99)