We offer a comprehensive curriculum designed to stimulate the young mind whilst educating. The curriculum is mainly based on learning through play and we work closely on the areas of learning and development as set by the Department of Education in the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage.
There are seven areas of learning and development that must shape educational programmes in early years settings. All areas of learning and development are important and inter-connected. Three areas are particularly crucial for igniting children’s curiosity and enthusiasm for learning, and for building their capacity to learn, form relationships and thrive
In ensuring our children achieve good Communication and Language development we provide opportunities to experience a rich language environment.
We actively encourage children placed within our care to become both active and interactive; and to develop their co-ordination control, and movement as part of our everyday curriculum of activities.
Personal, Social and Emotional development involves helping children to develop a positive sense of themselves, and others; we nurture positive self image, celebrate diversity and encourage empathy.
Providers must also support children in four specific areas, through which the three prime areas are strengthened and applied. The specific areas are: