Curriculum

At home journeys, our learning approach is based on the teaching practices set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum.

The Development Matters guide helps childcare professionals with supporting children's learning and development. With each activity, we have included links to show examples of which areas of learning the activity will cover.

The seven areas of learning and development and their aspects are:

Communication
and Language

Listening and attention.
Understanding.
Speaking.

Physical
Development

Moving and handling.
Health and self-care.

Personal, social & emotional development

Making relationships.
Self-Confidence.
Self-Awareness.
Managing feelings and behaviour.

Literacy

Reading.
Writing.  

Understanding the World

People & communities.
The World.
Technology.

Mathematics

Numbers.
Shape, space and measure.

Expressive Arts & Design

Exploring and using media and materials.
Being imaginative.