Children’s Scrapstore: The Power of Loose Parts (Bath and North East Somerset)

Somer Centre Gullock Tyning, Midsomer Norton, Radstock, United Kingdom

Stronger Practice Hub Event

Now more than ever young children need to play. They need an environment that’s rich in opportunities for exploration, deep engagement, and communication. This interactive session explores the many benefits of playing with scrap and how it nurtures all areas of development and learning in the EYFS as well as fostering the characteristics of effective learning.

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Spatial Reasoning – Mapping the World Around Us (Maths Session 3) Morning Session

Online Course

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“Understanding spatial relationships begins at birth” ( Erikson, 2014 ) and we use our bodies and sensory experiences, gesture and language, memory and modelling, pictures and drawings to understand and map the world around us. We will consider the key aspects of spatial reasoning and how best to support children’s learning trajectories through a maths-rich practice and provision. We will touch upon shape and space, mapping and navigation, and visualisation and representation.

Children’s Scrapstore: The Power of Loose Parts (Swindon)

Everleigh Centre Everleigh Road, Penhill, Swindon, United Kingdom

Stronger Practice Hub Event

Now more than ever young children need to play. They need an environment that’s rich in opportunities for exploration, deep engagement, and communication. This interactive session explores the many benefits of playing with scrap and how it nurtures all areas of development and learning in the EYFS as well as fostering the characteristics of effective learning.

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Children’s Kitchen: Enabling Child-Led Food Exploration (Swindon)

Everleigh Centre Everleigh Road, Penhill, Swindon, United Kingdom

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This fun, inspiring and hands-on session aims to introduce you to child-led food exploration and give you ideas and practical insights to take back to your setting. It will also get you thinking about growing and exploring fresh produce, food insecurity, and the importance of this for young children. Each two-hour session will be led by Jo Ingleby, director of The Children’s Kitchen, who has 20 years of experience leading award-winning early years food programmes.

Spatial Reasoning – Mapping the World Around Us (Maths Session 3) Evening Session

Online Course

Stronger Practice Hub Event

“Understanding spatial relationships begins at birth” ( Erikson, 2014 ) and we use our bodies and sensory experiences, gesture and language, memory and modelling, pictures and drawings to understand and map the world around us. We will consider the key aspects of spatial reasoning and how best to support children’s learning trajectories through a maths-rich practice and provision. We will touch upon shape and space, mapping and navigation, and visualisation and representation.

Loose Parts and Transient Resources in Your Outdoor Environment – Outdoor Learning Workshop (South Gloucestershire)

Parkwall Primary School Earlstone Cresent, Barrs Court, Bristol, United Kingdom

Stronger Practice Hub Event

In this workshop, we will explore the term and popularity of Loose Parts Play and how it supports children’s fascinations, schema play, learning and development. Children can make sense of the world around them by exploring and investigating things that are current, relevant and interesting to them, as well as using natural resources in transient play.

Communication and Language for Childminders With Ofsted Inspector Julian Grenier

Stronger Practice Hub Event

In this session, Julian will share the findings of Ofsted’s latest early years education research and what it means for you in your setting. He will talk about Ofsted’s approach to the inspection of childminders using the Education Inspection Framework (EIF). He will finish by sharing some resources we hope you’ll find helpful before answering some of your questions.

Children’s Kitchen: Enabling Child-Led Food Exploration (South Gloucestershire)

Parkwall Primary School Earlstone Cresent, Barrs Court, Bristol, United Kingdom

Stronger Practice Hub Event

This fun, inspiring and hands-on session aims to introduce you to child-led food exploration and give you ideas and practical insights to take back to your setting. It will also get you thinking about growing and exploring fresh produce, food insecurity, and the importance of this for young children. Each two-hour session will be led by Jo Ingleby, director of The Children’s Kitchen, who has 20 years of experience leading award-winning early years food programmes.

Introduction to Trauma and Adversity

Online Course

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This online session will offer time and space to have an awareness of ACES and protective factors, to understand the neuroscience behind trauma and how this impacts a child, and to build your confidence in using a therapeutic response.

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