A Unique Child

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


Health & Well-Being: In a tick…

Lyme disease is increasingly being diagnosed in countries including the UK – so what are the symptoms, and how can children avoid catching it? Dr Bernard Raxlen explains

Inclusive Practice


Inclusive practice: Say hello to Luna

How a therapy dog at one school in London helps children with autism – and others too. By Annette Rawstrone


Training Today: SEND Qualifications - Special service

From short courses to new qualifications at Levels 2 and 3, the sector now has more special needs training options than ever. By Meredith Jones Russell


Inclusion - Supporting… Theo

How one setting helped a young boy begin to overcome his speech and language difficulties.


Sensory Processing, Part 6 - Yum and yuck!

Taste and smell’s development in young children, and advice on supporting those with sensory problems. By Anne O’Connor and Dr Kath Dickinson in the final part in...

Latest health & Nutrition


Health & Well-Being - Bare essentials

How one setting in West Sussex is encouraging the children to go barefoot outside. Meredith Jones Russell reports


Grow your own...Lettuces

With regular planting, you can grow a steady supply of lettuces throughout summer.


Grow your own… Radishes

Radishes can be ready to harvest just four to eight weeks after sowing and their roots are delicious added to salads.