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St John’s RC Primary, Gravesend

Early Excellence are delighted to be working in partnership with St John’s RC Primary to offer this series of practical and informative workshops. With sessions for a range of EYFS practitioners and support staff, they are guaranteed to inspire, challenge and inform practice and provision in the EYFS.

Choose from the following: Course Date Price

Building on Children’s Interests – Gravesend Half Day 17 Jul £50.00

Building on Children’s Interests – Gravesend

Course description

From dinosaurs to the latest films; knowing how to skilfully and meaningfully shape continuous provision, and provide enhancements which connect with children’s interests is critical to helping children embed and extend learning. This inspirational and practical workshop explores a broad variety of activities and planning that successfully respond to children’s diverse interests and preoccupations. It will also include case studies from schools and settings which have enriched learning and include time for delegates to reflect on their current practice.

Benefits

  • An understanding of the relationship between continuous provision and enhancements.
  • Strategies to help extend children’s learning.
  • Practical ideas for developing provision.

 

Course type Half Day Course
Led by Jude Twani, Regional Development Manager
Price £50.00 (exc. VAT)
Audience EY Practitioners, Nursery Nurses, TA's
Venue, Date & Time
St John’s Catholic Primary School, Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2SY
Tuesday 17th July, 10.00am – 12.00pm Book Now
Securing Effective Interactions – Gravesend Half Day 17 Jul £50.00

Securing Effective Interactions – Gravesend

Course description

How to Support & Extend Children’s Learning
How good are your interactions with children? High quality interactions are central to effective early years practice and ensuring all children make progress. For these to be successful requires skilled adults. This workshop will demonstrate how engaging in effective conversations during child initiated activities helps children absorb new vocabulary, expand their knowledge and extend their thinking. Delegates will come away with ways to successfully improve the quality of their adult: child interactions; improving outcomes across the curriculum for all children. 

Benefits

  • An understanding of the importance of adult child interactions.
  • A clear grasp of ways to develop your practice.
  • Inspiring ways to develop an environment that promotes high quality interactions.
Course type Half Day Course
Led by Jude Twani, Regional Development Manager
Price £50.00 (exc. VAT)
Audience EY Practitioners, Nursery Nurses, TA's
Venue, Date & Time
St John’s Catholic Primary School, Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2SY
Tuesday 17th July, 1.00pm – 3.00pm Book Now
Supporting Children’s Self-Initiated Learning – Gravesend Twilight 17 Jul £35.00

Supporting Children’s Self-Initiated Learning – Gravesend

Course description

How to Use Continuous Provision Effectively
Understanding how to use Continuous Provision is at the heart of a quality planning framework for all children in their early years. This introductory, highly practical, workshop explores how an effective environment, carefully planned and organised, promotes a broad range of learning opportunities for children. It will cover the key principles of how to establish continuous provision, indoors and outdoors, which meets the needs of the whole curriculum and embeds learning.

Benefits

  • A clearer understanding of what continuous provision is.
  • Clarity of how it supports children’s learning.
  • Practical ideas to develop continuous provision.
Course type Twilight
Led by Jude Twani, Regional Development Manager
Price £35.00 (exc. VAT)
Audience EY Practitioners, Nursery Nurses, TA's
Venue, Date & Time
St John’s Catholic Primary School, Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2SY
Tuesday 17th July, 4.00pm – 5.30pm Book Now
Full Day Package – Gravesend Bundle 17 Jul £125.00

Full Day Package – Gravesend

Course description
  • Building on Children’s Interests
  • Securing Effective Interactions
  • Supporting Self-Initiated Learning
Course type Bundle
Led by Jude Twani, Regional Development Manager
Price £125.00 (exc. VAT)
Audience EY Practitioners, Nursery Nurses, TA's
Venue, Date & Time
St John’s Catholic Primary School, Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2SY
Tuesday 17th July, 10.00am – 5.30pm Book Now