Learning in the EYFS
The Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum
The Early Years Foundation Stage is a National Curriculum that all children
follow from birth up to 5 years old.
There are 7 areas of learning:
Personal, Social and Emotional Development - Making relationships, Self-confidence and self-awareness, Managing feelings and behaviour.
Communication and Language - Listening and attention, Speaking, Understanding - Listening and attention, Understanding, Speaking.
Physical Development - Moving and handling, Health and Self-care
SPECIFIC AREASd Handling, Health and self-care.
Literacy - Reading, Writing.
Mathematics - Numbers, Shape space and measure.
Understanding the World - People and communities, The World, Technology.
Expressive arts and design - Exploring and using media and materials, Being imaginative.
Development Matters Document