Curriculum

EYFS Curriculum

The Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum is followed at Heath Lane Nursery School. The care and education of children in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) follow statutory requirements and guidance given by Government. The Early Years Foundation Stage This is the statutory framework for all children aged between 0 and 5 years. The Early …

Prime Areas of Learning

Communication and Language Listening and Attention: Children learn to listen to each other and adults individually and in small and large groups. They listen and join in with stories and rhymes every day with enjoyment and relevant responses. Understanding: Children develop understanding of language through their play and exploration they respond to questions, they explore, …

Specific Areas of Learning

Mathematics In the EYFS children’s mathematical understanding develops through active learning, play and exploration. They will learn through real life situations, stories, songs, cooking and games. Number: Children will learn to count reliably, order numbers, calculate, problem solve and use mathematical language Shape, space and measure: Children will learn about weight, capacity, position, distance, time …

Forest School

We are incredibly lucky to have our beautiful garden. We ensure that the space is used to it’s full potential. We embrace rich outdoor learning and offer children daily opportunities to explore the natural world alongside a planned forest school session each week. Children will need to be suitably dressed to fully enjoy forest school. …