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Engage parents with the Characteristics of Effective Learning
by Joy Scadden - Monday, 22 May 2017, 1:04 PM
 

Support parents to understand the importance of how children learn, as well as what they are learning, by promoting the Characteristics of Effective Learning (CofEL). 


You can do this in several ways:

•      Create a CofEL information board using sequences of photos of the children engaged...

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Outdoor Learning
by Joy Scadden - Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 9:09 AM
 

It may well be a bit chilly at the moment but Spring is definitely on its way so we need to dust off the daffodils and get outside with the children.  This booklet is a useful guide to Learning Outdoors for the early years.......

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Be Food Smart!!
by Joy Scadden - Thursday, 19 January 2017, 3:36 PM
 

Happy New Year everyone - let's get fit for 2017.....

In August 2016 the government launched their new strategy to tackle child obesity.  Although the report focuses mainly on primary school age children it does identify that nearly 1/3 of children aged 2 to 15 are overweight or obese, putting ...

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