Foundation stage

Foundation stageOur foundation stage curriculum is varied and broad, giving children the opportunity to try new things, develop key skills in reading and writing, together with improving communication, confidence, speaking and listening skills.

The curriculum includes the following areas:

  • personal, social and emotional development
  • physical development 
  • communication and language
  • literacy
  • mathematics
  • understanding the world
  • expressive arts and design
  • events

For examples of how the curriculum is planned out, please see the documents below which detail the long-term plans within our foundation stage.