We understand that all children engage with other people and their environment through the characteristics of effective learningthat are described in the Development Matters the Early Years Foundation Stage guidance as:
- Playing andexploring - engagement
- Active learning – motivation
- Creating and thinking critically thinking
We aim to provide for the characteristics of effective learning by observing how a child is learning and being clear about what we can do and provide in order to support each child to remain an effective and motivated learner.
Learning and Development:
Children develop and learn in different ways and at different rates. The framework covers the education and care of all children in early years provision including children with special educational needs and disabilities.