Early Years & Foundation

Early Years & Foundation

 

CHARACTERISTICS OF EFFECTIVE LEARNING

Playing and exploring – Equipment

  • Find out and exploring
  • Playing with what they know
  • Being willing to ‘have a go’

Active learning – motivation

  • Being involved and concentrating
  • Keeping trying
  • Enjoying achieving what they set out to do

Creating and thinking critically – thinking

  • Having their own ideas
  • Making links
  • Choosing ways to do things

 

AREA OF LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT

EARLY LEARNING GOALS

PRIME AREAS

 

Personal, Social and Emotional Development

Making relationships

Self-confidence and self-awareness

Managing feelings and behaviour

Physical Development

Moving and handling

Health and self-care

 

Communication and Language

Listening and Attention

Understanding

Speaking

SPECIFIC AREAS

Literacy

Reading

Writing

Mathematics

Numbers

Shape, space and measure

 

Understanding the World

People and communities

The world

Technology

Expressive Arts and Design

Exploring and using media and materials

Being imaginative