This book provides suggestions for activities and visits in your local neighbourhood, together with plans and advice on how to fully explore the area around your setting. Extend the learning with fun follow-up ideas that will encourage you to explore further afield. All activities link to specific aspects of the curriculum areas and early learning goals.
Topics include local space, walks, talks from community members, visits and games, stories and songs.
As well as being a freelance writer and editor, Judith Harries is a primary music teacher. Alongside her current work in teaching, she was employed as teacher and later Deputy head at a local nursery setting from 1990 - 2002, and is fully up to date with current EYFS framework and teaching practices.