October 2015

How does active music making support emotional wellbeing?

Scientific research shows that active music making is fantastic for promoting wellbeing. Here, Harriet Thomas, author and Creative Director at Boogie Mites gives us a taster of what to expect at our upcoming conference and how music can benefit the children in your care. 

27/10/2015

Posted by Harriet Thomas, Boogie Mites | with 0 comments

How do you support the development of maths in the early years?

Check out these fun, practical ideas for mathematical development to try in your setting. 

23/10/2015

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Emotional expression and language

How can we support children to develop the language of emotion?

22/10/2015

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Member of the month: Jackie Neagle of Fidgety Fingers

This month we want to congratulate and celebrate member Jackie Neagle and her team at Fidgety Fingers following their achievement of an outstanding Ofsted grading under the new Common Inspection Framework. 

07/10/2015

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Promoting healthy body image in the early years

Body image dissatisfaction contributes to a range of problems including low self-confidence, depression, eating disorders and wider societal problems. Discover how you can play a significant role in promoting a positive appreciation of body image from an early age. 

02/10/2015

Posted by Dr Virginia Lumsden | with 0 comments