The Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum (EYFS) sets the basis for all learning that takes place at The Addingtons Pre-School.
Below are a few examples of how the EYFS is implmented into pre-school.
Physical Development​ / Expressive Art & Design
  • Movement and space e.g. clapping songs, simon says...

  • Health and body awareness e.g. good hygiene practice and know when they feel the need to go to the toilet , rest, eat or drink etc.

  • Using a wide range of small and large equipment and resources during play, too develop motor skills and hand-eye co-ordination. Using a range of malleable materials to pat, pinch, poke and stroke etc

  • Exploring media and material e.g. Creating and experimenting with blocks, colours and marks

  • Creating music and dance e.g. exploring different sounds of instruments, joining in with dance and ring games and singing

  • Developing imagination e.g. make-believe during role play, using props and resources to support their play. To play alongside other children.

Communication & Language

  • Communication e.g. interacting with each other, building relationships with both adults and children and taking turns in conversation

  • Language e.g. linking language to actions in songs and rhyme

  • Communication e.g. interacting with each other, building relationships with both adults and children and taking turns in conversation

  • Language e.g. linking language to actions in songs and rhyme

Personal, Social​ & Emotional Development

  • Social skills e.g. turn taking, sharing and making friends

  • Support children to deal with their feelings

  • Helping children to understand the rules and boundaries