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November 2019

Inspiring Young Writers in the EYFS

November 26 @ 9:15 am - 3:30 pm
St. Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre, Little Bishop Street
Bristol, BS2 9JF United Kingdom
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£100.00 19 tickets left

Kym Scott spent many years working with the schools and settings in Lewisham, helping them to reflect upon and improve children’s experience of writing. The children in Lewisham now consistently achieve more highly at the end of EYFS than most of the country, despite low on-entry levels and huge disadvantage. Boys in particular achieve higher outcomes here than elsewhere, because of the way they are taught to become motivated, confident and competent writers. During this session participants will have opportunities…

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December 2019

Talking for Life (and Literacy, Too!)

December 10 @ 9:15 am - 3:30 pm
St. Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre, Little Bishop Street
Bristol, BS2 9JF United Kingdom
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£100.00 20 tickets left

Language is one of the most wonderful human inventions, and young children learning to talk are gaining access to a whole new world. They can think more clearly, imagine more freely, understand the ideas and feelings of people around them, and access places and times far beyond their own. Literacy is important, but it depends on language. Sometimes the focus of sharing books with children can get distorted so that it is seen as leading to reading, while missing the…

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January 2020

Music in Early Childhood: Caught Not Taught

January 27, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St. Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre, Little Bishop Street
Bristol, BS2 9JF United Kingdom
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£45.00 20 tickets left

Participants will: Gain skills in learning the most appropriate songs and activities to develop children’s musicality Develop skills to notice and support children’s music-making in all areas of your setting Watch and discuss young children’s spontaneous music making and look at ways adults might play creatively with children Discuss theoretical information to inform and support our practice, with a brief over-view of musical development in young children and the benefits of music making in the early years

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Talking About Curriculum – Strong Pedagogy and Practice in the Early Years

January 30, 2020 @ 9:15 am - 3:30 pm
St. Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre, Little Bishop Street
Bristol, BS2 9JF United Kingdom
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£100.00 19 tickets left

Ofsted and the DfE have been talking about curriculum recently. The Early Learning Goals and areas of learning have been re-written and Development Matters is being re-purposed. Ofsted have produced the new Education Inspection Framework with its emphasis on 'Intent, Implementation and Impact'. This course will look at how practitioners can make sense of these moves and remain strong in their commitment to the principles of play based pedagogy throughout the EYFS. Some questions to be considered are: Are we…

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February 2020

Reading in the EYFS – the Mechanics and the Magic

February 11, 2020 @ 9:15 am - 3:30 pm
St. Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre, Little Bishop Street
Bristol, BS2 9JF United Kingdom
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£100.00 20 tickets left

This session will draw upon the latest research and best practice in laying down the foundations for happy and successful readers. As well as sharing creative and meaningful ways of helping children to apply early phonic skills and word recognition, strategies will also be explored for supporting all children to develop an understanding and love of books. During the course Kym will unpick how to help children achieve high outcomes in reading, by teaching them the way they learn best…

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St. Pauls Children's Centre: There is no on-site parking but parking is available on the road for £1 an hour for a maximum of 3 hours, or in Cabot Circus which is 5-minute walk from the St. Pauls Children's Centre.