Information for September 2020
Information from the FOSS: FOSSNewStartersBooklet_2020
The EYFS follows the ‘Early years (under 5) foundation stage framework’. At our school we also use the guidance from the ‘Development Matters in the Early Years Foundation Stage’ to help support teaching and learning.
‘Development Matters in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)’ states:
Children are born ready, able and eager to learn. They actively reach out to interact with other people, and in the world around them. Development is not an automatic process, however. It depends on each unique child having opportunities to interact in positive relationships and enabling environments.
The four themes of the EYFS underpin all the guidance as shown below: