EARLY YEARS FOUNDATION STAGE
The EYFS sets standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth through to five years old. It aims to provide quality & consistency in all early year settings, a secure foundation for all children for good progress through school & life, whilst strengthening partnerships between parents/ carers & practioners. It also ensures equality of opportunity for all children.
Prime Areas of Learning:
Communication and language
Personal, social and emotional development
Specific Areas of Learning:
Understanding the world
Expressive arts and design
If you would like more information about the EYFS you can find some great resources for parents on the Foundation Years website here
You can also download a Parents guide to the Developmental Matters document which explains your child's development in relation to their age - What to expect, when?