CURRICULUM

Foundation Stage Curriculum

Nursery and Reception children follow the final year of the Foundation Stage Curriculum which is based on Development Matters. Our aim is to provide quality learning experiences for all the children; learning that is structured, balanced, relevant to the child and related to the real world. Every day your child will have the opportunity to do the following:

 

Play and Explore

Finding out and exploring

Playing with what they know

Being willing to ‘have a go’

 

Active Learning

Being involved and concentrating

Keep trying

Enjoying achieving what they set out to do

 

Creating and Thinking Critically

Having their own ideas

Making links

Choosing ways to do things

 

The Foundation Stage Curriculum is divided into seven areas of learning.

Prime Areas

Personal, Social and Emotional Development

Making relationships
Self-confidence and self-awareness
Managing feelings and behaviour

Physical Development

Moving and handling
Health and self-care

Communication and Language

Listening and attention
Understanding Speaking

Specific Areas

Literacy

Reading  Writing

Mathematics

Numbers Shape, space and measure

Understanding the World

People and communities
The world Technology

Expressive Arts and Design

Exploring and using media and materials
Being Imaginative

Address

 

Selwyn Primary School

Cavendish Road,

Highams Park,

London,

E4 9NG

 

 

 

Phone

 

Main Telephone:

020 8527 3814

Fax: 0208 523 3230

E-mail

 

primary@selwyn.waltham.sch.uk

Chief Executive - Maureen Okoye

Executive Principal – Jason Cook

Head of School – Lisa Bogle

 

 

School hours

Office Hours

8.30am - 4.30pm