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Bobbi’s case study

Bobbi’s case study

Bobbi is a wonderful advocate for promoting the wonders of the great outdoors with young children. Having discovered a love for working with children as an actor in children’s theatre, Bobbi decided to study for an MA in Early Years Education ‘I was really interested...

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Reception Baseline Assessment (RBA)

Reception Baseline Assessment (RBA)

As you are all aware, the Reception Baseline Assessment (RBA) was  postponed last year due to COVID-19and will now become statutory in autumn 2021. The Standards and Testing Agency published the Assessment Framework which  outlines the purpose, format, content and...

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EYFSP will not be mandatory this year

EYFSP will not be mandatory this year

The DfE have announced that the EYFSP will not be mandatory this year. No external moderation visits will take place and you will not be required to submit your assessments to the LA. Please see the link and in particular, section 6.2 Early years foundation stage:...

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Children’s Kitchen Winter Recipes

Children’s Kitchen Winter Recipes

Feeding Bristol has released The Children’s Kitchen Winter Recipes. 2000 families will be receiving a printed copy this week through Food Clubs, Families in Focus and Bristol Sport Foundation. Please read the pdf version here.  

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ICAN Early Talk Boost Training January + April 2021

ICAN Early Talk Boost Training January + April 2021

ICAN Early Talk Boost Training January + April 2021 Please find information below about the upcoming ICAN Early Talk Boost training, run by Bristol Early Years Speech and Language Therapy Team. We are holding 2 courses; one in January and one in April 2021. ICAN Early...

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Online Early Years DT Briefing

Online Early Years DT Briefing

Online Early Years DT Briefing  Thursday 10 December 2020, 9am to 10.30am This session is for Early Years colleagues with responsibility for Children in Care The course is free, but you need to book a place. Places are limited. We may run other sessions if there is...

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Bump 2 Baby Website

Bump 2 Baby Website

Bump2Baby Wellbeing is a comprehensive, up-to-date guide to all perinatal mental health services in the Bristol, North Somerset, and South Gloucestershire area.  Visit the Website here.

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Early Learning Contacts

Nicola Theobald, Early Years Improvement Officer

Nicky Bale, Foundation Years Bristol Standard Consultant

Smi Pearce, Foundation Years Consultant Assessment and Transition

Kate Hubble  Foundation Years Consultant

Beth Osborne Foundation Years Consultant Birth to Three