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The Learning Journey
The Learning Journey is each child’s individual story of their time at nursery. It is full of examples of art work, photo cards of the child’s achievements and WOW! moments. There is also growth information such as hand and foot prints and fun activities for children to measure their height.
The Learning Journey includes information from the very first day each child starts the nursery and it is added to continually by the child’s Key Person.
These are fascinating for the children to look at and are also enjoyable for the child to be involved in adding information to themselves. We also encourage parents to get involved with the Learning Journey and they are lovely for the parents to have at the end of their child’s time at nursery.
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) is how the Government and early years professionals describe the time in your child’s life between birth and age 5.
This is a very important stage as it helps your child get ready for school as well as preparing them for their future learning and successes. From when your child is born up until the age of 5, their early years experience should be happy, active, exciting, fun and secure; and support their development, care and learning needs.
Nurseries, pre-schools, reception classes and child minders registered to deliver the EYFS must follow a legal document called the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework.
I has been in the nursery for four years and is leaving to go to school.
We have enjoyed watching I develop and seeing the relationships she has had with her key workers.
All the staff are amazing. We would like to give a special mention to Lorna.
We feel that the nursery offers value for money and we recommend Little Dragons to family and friends.
M.M & L.S