For up to 16 children from 36-60 months, minimum 1:8 staff ratio.
A more organised daily play routine for this age group will, amongst other things help them to prepare for the adjustment to school. Activities include singing, story time, circle time, free play, outdoor and physical play, created and constructional experiences.
We follow the statutory 'Play-based' Curriculum Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) which informs the work of all Early years settings. (www.standards.dcsf.gov.uk/eyfs)
Exciting learning opportunities for this group are led by a qualified Early Years teacher and facilitated according to the children's individual interests.
The pre-school room is divided into well-defined learning areas, each equipped with resources that focus on a part of the Early Years Foundation Stage 'Areas of Development'.