EYFS Curriculum

Curriculum Statement

The care and education of children in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) follows statutory requirements and guidance given by the government. The Early Years Foundation Stage This is the statutory framework for all children aged between 0 and 5 years. It provides a framework for the safeguarding, learning and development of all children attending …

EYFS Curriculum Themes

We have various themes throughout the year which are planned for around the EYFS document. Our themes for September 2019 to July 2020 are: Autumn Term 2020 Get to know your Nursery Colours Autumn Celebrations Shape Christmas Spring Term 2021 Traditional Tales Time/Weather Places New Life Families Summer Term 2021 Dinosaurs Science Minibeasts Feeling Fit/Being …

The Prime Areas of Learning

Personal, Social and Emotional Development (PSED) Making relationships: Weston Way provides a happy, safe and secure environment where children feel valued and respected. Children form positive relationships and learn to work and play together cooperatively. Self-confidence and self-awareness: Weston Way provide an environment where children grow in independence and are excited about learning. They will …

The Specific Areas of Learning

Mathematics (M) In the EYFS children’s mathematical understanding develop through active learning, play and exploration. They will use indoor and outdoor environments, stories, songs, cooking and games, construction and creativity. 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, …

Special Educational Needs (SEN)

Weston Way Nursery School welcomes all children. Parents are encouraged to inform the school if their child has any specific needs. Parents are welcome to visit the school to see the facilities and share their concerns with the Headteacher or Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO).