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Exploring Schematic Play for Childminders with Guest Trainer Tamsin Grimmer

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm GMT


Stronger Practice Hub Event

In this session we will:

• Explore some definitions of schemas and schematic behaviour.
• Find out about different behaviour displayed relating to schematic play.
• Consider how sometimes schematic play is misinterpreted as poor behaviour.
• Reflect upon your children and consider how to plan for schematic play.

Tamsin Grimmer is an experienced early years consultant, author and lecturer. She is the Early Years Director of Linden Learning and passionate about young children’s learning and development. She believes that all children deserve practitioners who are inspiring, dynamic, reflective and loving. Tamsin particularly enjoys planning and delivering training and supporting early years practitioners and teachers to improve outcomes for young children.

Tamsin has written four books; Developing a Loving Pedagogy in the Early Years: How Love Fits with Professional Practice, Observing and Developing Schematic Behaviour in Young Children, School Readiness and the Characteristics of Effective Learning, and Calling All Superheroes: Supporting and Developing Superhero Play in the Early Years. She is currently working on her next two, Supporting Behaviour and Emotions and Self-Regulation in Early Childhood.

This session is specifically for childminders.

This session is part of the SPH Childminder Network events.

Please Note: THIS IS FOR CHILDMINDERS IN OUR SPH REGION ONLY. (Bristol, BANES, Somerset, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Swindon).



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January 23
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm GMT
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1.5 Hours
Tamsin Grimmer
Dates and times
Tuesday 23rd January, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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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.

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