Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)

The early years foundation stage (EYFS) sets standards for the learning, development and care of your child from birth to 5 years old.

All schools and Ofsted-registered early years providers must follow the EYFS, including childminders, preschools, nurseries and school reception classes.

There are seven areas of learning and development that must shape educational programmes in early years settings. All areas of learning and development are important and inter-connected. Three areas are particularly crucial for igniting children’s curiosity and enthusiasm for learning, and for building their capacity to learn, form relationships and thrive.

These three areas, the prime areas, are

  • communication and language
  • physical development
  • personal, social and emotional development

Providers must also support children in four specific areas, through which the three prime areas are strengthened and applied.

The specific areas are

  • literacy
  • mathematics
  • understanding the world
  • expressive arts and design

For more information relating to the different areas of learning please click on the link – Early Years Foundation Stage – Parents Guide.

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Kiddie Kare Ltd
94 Sea Lane
Littlehampton
West Sussex
BN16 2RT

Opening Hours

Monday: 07:00-18:00
Tuesday: 07:00-18:00
Wednesday:07:00-18:00
Thursday: 07:00-18:00
Friday: 07:00-18:00
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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Kiddie Kare Ltd, registered as a limited company in England under company number: 8242994. Registered Company Address: 31 Mill Lane, Rustington, West Sussex, BN16 3RJ.