Teaching and Learning in the Foundation Stage
The Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum provides the basis for teaching and learning, and this is focussed on 4 key principles:
The areas of learning and development are:
Prime areas (focussed on especially in Nursery)
The curriculum is delivered through a long-term plan specifically designed for the Nursery children, based on key themes, celebrations and stories. A summary of each half-term’s theme and learning focus is sent home at the beginning of each half term, and is also available to view on the school’s website. The curriculum is based around the 7 key features of effective practice.