This is a good graphic that can be used by both teachers and professionals. It outlines the main developmental milestones that children who are typically developing go through so they can screen for red flags.
We need to re-think the way we look at playtime. It's not frivolous. It's essential. It is adventure; it is freedom.
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EYLF Outcomes | Starskills Early Learning Programs
"It's Not Just Play" (from MHC Early Childhood Solutions) - this is why early childhood educators do more than just 'play'.
Space theme EYFS medium term plan
I will learn to write but first I need to: ≈≈
Preschool EYFS literacy
Although all of Froebel, Montessori, Reggio Emilia and Waldorf-Steiner are well respected methods of early childhood education have similarities as well as differences that set each one apart.
The importance of play...
Infographic - Types of play for learning in childhood
Lots of great messy play ideas here from @NurseryNook: http://www.nurserynook.co.uk/2015/05/fabulous-collection-of-messy-play.html … #EYTalking #eyfs