Donaldson in Early Years – pedagogy, practice, planning WEST WALES (Carmarthen)
This course will highlight what really matters to children and the relevance and importance
of first-hand experiences. It will focus on the types of learning environments schools need to create to
fully support the New Curriculum vision for Early Years.
Course objectivesThe course will focus on the following discussion points:
- What are the principles and features of excellent early years practice which never change?
- How can we invite, entice and engage our ‘littlest learners’ to encourage independence and creativity?
- What is rich, meaningful learning … what does this look like?
- What are provocations and fascinations and why are these important for children?