April 2019

Big bang! Small hands… big ideas! Creative woodwork in early childhood

These are exciting times. In recent years there has been a surge of interest in woodworking in Early Years education. In some cases this will be settings starting from scratch, in others, it’s a case of dusting down the workbench and digging out the tools after many years of neglect.

18/04/2019

Posted by Pete Moorhouse, early years creative consultant, irresistible learning | with 0 comments

The three Ls: language, literacy and learning

ICAN are back with another blog, this time exploring the role of early language development in supporting literacy.

15/04/2019

Posted by Jon Gilmartin, speech and language advisor, ICAN | with 0 comments

Remind yourself about Asthma

On World Asthma Day 2019 (7 May) take the time to remind yourself of causes and treatment of the condition.

09/04/2019

Posted by Emma Hammett, First aid for life | with 0 comments

Little feet can make a big difference - Barnardo's Big Toddle returns

Little feet can make a big difference this June as Barnardo’s Big Toddle returns to raise money for vulnerable children.

04/04/2019

Posted by Matt Charlton, community fundraising officer, Banardos | with 0 comments

How to build fundamental health and social habits in children

Do you find that getting children into basic good habits like cleaning teeth, hand washing, being respectful, being positive or making healthy choices can be quite challenging at times? Read more about how Life's Little Bugs can help you.

02/04/2019

Posted by Tina Stubbs, Life’s Little Bugs | with 0 comments