Developing Practice – Understanding the World

  • No Forthcoming Dates
  • Citizenship, Leadership
  • Full
  • Early Years
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Lunch Not Included
  • Refreshments Not Included
  • Free

For all EYFS practitioners working in Reception classes or maintained nurseries

In the light of the ‘Bold Beginnings’ Ofsted report, this course will provide delegates with the opportunity to enhance their understanding of and provision for effective teaching of the ‘Understanding of the World’ area of learning in the EYFS and how it links to other areas such as Literacy and Maths. This practical course will equip delegates with ideas and resources to use in their classrooms. The course will be delivered over 2 half days and 1 twilight follow up session.

As a result of attending this course, delegates will further develop their understanding of:

The statutory EYFS requirements for Understanding of the World and how it links and supports the Prime and Specific areas of learning, such as Communication, Literacy and Maths;

How to effectively plan for this area of learning

Key elements for practice and provision;

All delegates must bring a copy of:

  • EYFS Statutory Framework

  • EYFS Development Matters

  • EYFS Profile Exemplification materials for Understanding of the World, Literacy & Mathematical Development

Venue: TBC


PLP members: £200

Non PLP members: £300

Suggested Dates:

Session 1: Introduction, overview and Technology (half day): 7th January 2019 pm half day session 13:00 - 16:00

Session 2: Focus on People & Communities (twilight): 11th February 2019 Twilight sessions 16:00 - 17:30

Session 3: Focus on The World (half day): 25th March 2019 pm half day session 13:00 - 16:00

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