The Early Years Foundation Stage
The Early Years Foundation Stage begins when a child is three and continues in reception class. In our last Ofsted inspection (May 2017) the Early Years provision was rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted.
"Teachers have a good knowledge of what children need to learn and provide rich experiences which motivate children"
-OFSTED report 2015
There are 3 Prime Areas
There are also 4 Specific Areas
Shape, space and measures
Understand the World
People and communities
Expressive Arts and Design
Exploring and using media and materials
The progress children make in the Foundation Stage is recorded in the Early Years Foundation Stage Profile and is built upon when they enter Year 1