Curriculum

Curriculum Overview

Our curriculum follows the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework (EYFS) which is a national statutory framework for all children from 0-5 years. https://www.gov.uk/early-years-foundation-stage At Arlesdene we place high importance on the value of play as the most effective way in which young children learn.  Staff plan a broad and balanced curriculum, based on their observations of …

Curriculum Intent

At Arlesdene we know that children learn best through creative play when they have high levels of involvement and their emotional well-being is supported. All adults are committed to working with parents and acknowledging that they are their child’s first educator. At Arlesdene we ensure that our learning environments are secure, calm yet stimulating both …

Curriculum Goals

1 – To be happy, independent & confident 2 – To be able to talk about their experiences and confidently ask and answer questions 3 – To be able to ride a balance bike 4 – To be able to write their own name 5 – To be able to create a 3D model 6 …

In The Moment Planning

You may be aware that we are no longer using the red ‘Learning Journal’ books to keep photographs and observations on your child. We have decided in light of the new Early Years Foundation Stage guidance, that we are going to be using ‘In the Moment Planning’, to allow Key People to spend more time …

Curriculum leaflet

Curriculum Leaflet

Learning at Home

Page under construction Learning together series Watch our Nursery Core Stories and rhymes together, just following this link: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRuW1Jr-RpPI-2HFsqNMSjLy7EO1u1TsY Watch Preschool core stories and rhymes together, just follow this link: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRuW1Jr-RpPI2L5Gb3NBttcDdR9g5dXKt Phonics: Reading involves two skills, word recognition and comprehension. Children need to develop phonic skills to help them master word recognition, and that this …