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The Gregg Preparatory School, Southampton

Early Excellence are delighted to be working in partnership withThe Gregg Preparatory School, Southampton, to offer a series of practical and informative workshops. With sessions for a range of practitioners from EYFS leaders to teachers and support staff, they are guaranteed to inspire, challenge and inform practice and provision in the EYFS.

Choose from the following: Course Date Price

Inspirational Environments: Supporting Children’s Self-Initiated Learning – Southampton Half Day 05 Oct $65.00

Inspirational Environments: Supporting Children’s Self-Initiated Learning – Southampton

Course description

Understanding how to use Continuous Provision is at the heart of a quality planning framework for all children in their early years.  This highly practical session 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.

Course type Half Day Course
Led by Phil Armstrong, Head of Regional Development, South & London
Price $85.02 (exc. VAT)
Audience EYFS leaders and Practitioners
Venue, Date & Time
The Gregg Preparatory School, 17-19 Winn Road Southampton, SO17 1EJ
Friday 5th October, 9:30am – 12:00pm Book Now
1000 Times a Day: Securing Effective Interactions – Southampton Half Day 05 Oct $65.00

1000 Times a Day: Securing Effective Interactions – Southampton

Course description

How good are your interactions with children? High quality interactions are central to effective early years practice. 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 strategies to successfully improve the quality of their adult-child interactions.

Ideal for all members of the EYFS team to ensure consistency of best practice.

Course type Half Day Course
Led by Phil Armstrong, Head of Regional Development, South & London
Price $85.02 (exc. VAT)
Audience EYFS teachers, leaders and support staff
Venue, Date & Time
The Gregg Preparatory School, 17-19 Winn Road Southampton, SO17 1EJ
Friday 5th October, 1:00pm – 3:30pm Book Now
Whatever the Weather: Making the Most of Learning Outdoors! Southampton Twilight 05 Oct $35.00

Whatever the Weather: Making the Most of Learning Outdoors! Southampton

Course description

The EYFS sets a strong entitlement for outdoor provision, with an expectation that the outdoor environment is available and used well every day; whatever the time of year and whatever the weather.

With positive attitudes and thinking, each season can provide many unique and valuable learning opportunities.  This twilight will provide lots of examples of real practice which highlight the benefits of children being outdoors. Delegates will explore solutions for constraints and barriers, as well as gain inspirational ideas!

Course type Twilight
Led by Phil Armstrong, Head of Regional Development, South & London
Price $45.78 (exc. VAT)
Audience EYFS teachers, leaders and support staff
Venue, Date & Time
The Gregg Preparatory School, 17-19 Winn Road Southampton, SO17 1EJ
Friday 5th October, 4:00pm – 5:30pm Book Now