In EYFS we follow the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework, which we teach through the use of the Dimensions Curriculum approach. The EYFS learning and development requirements comprise:
There are seven areas of learning and development that shape educational programmes at Daisyfield Primary School. 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.
These three areas, the prime areas, are:
The four specific areas, through which the three prime areas are strengthened and applied are:
The EYFS Dimensions document is used to guide the planning and objectives, however professional judgement should also be used, for example sharing ideas based on previous experiences; the knowledge of the children and their development.