This course will celebrate the core philosophy of Early Years. By focusing on the Characteristics of Learning we will explore the daily provision in your setting. We will explore effective continuous provision and planning and investigate how to develop the role of the adult helping to make your setting rich in purposeful talk.
EYFS right from the start – what does it all mean. Unpicking the myth surrounding good Early Years practise
Characteristics of Learning: what can it look like in my setting?
Effective planning for the characteristics of learning
The key to exciting, diverse and innovative planning
Making the most of the unexpected
Unpicking pedagogy that enables the learner
The route map – what destination do you have in mind for your children?
The art of asking the right questions
Shared thinking – understanding the process and tips for making it work
The role of the adult, when to lead and when to watch
Principles into practice – having a go at maximising learning from one simple set of resources