At Harewood, we were really pleased to be part of the early adopters scheme for the revised EYFS framework in 2020-21.
The new framework became statutory in September 2021. Early Years education focuses on seven areas of learning.
The prime areas of learning are…
The specific areas of learning are…
There are key principles that underpin our practice in the Reception Classes at Harewood.
We recognise that all children are different. We identify and celebrate their strengths and support their areas for development.
Our pupils interact well with each other and with the adults in the school. We encourage parents to be involved with their child’s education.
Pupils achieve well and make good progress from their starting points. Learning is playful, practical, and purposeful and builds upon prior attainment. Our children enjoy coming to school.