The Treasure Hunt

Author: Nick Butterworth

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007155174

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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Percy the park keeper is planning a treasure hunt. All his animal friends have to follow a trail of clues around the park and the first one to reach the end will find the treasure! The animals are so excited they can't wait for the hunt to begin. This book includes a wonderful fold-out Percy poster.

Playing and Learning Outdoors

The Practical Guide and Sourcebook for Excellence in Outdoor Provision and Practice with Young Children

Author: Jan White

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0429890753

Category: Education

Page: 242

View: 7323


Fully updated to reflect the current status and understandings regarding outdoor provision within early childhood education frameworks across the UK, this new edition shows early years practitioners how to get the very best from outdoor play and learning for the enjoyment, health and education of young children up to age seven. This invaluable resource gives sound practical guidance for providing: play with water, sand and other natural materials; experiences with plants, growing and living things; movement and physical play; construction, imaginative and creative play; and explorations into the locality and community just beyond your garden. This full-colour third edition has been further developed to act as a comprehensive source book of relevant materials, books and resources supporting the core ingredients of high-quality outdoor provision, while each chapter also includes extensive collections of children’s picture books relating to the themes within each chapter. Playing and Learning Outdoors has become the essential practical guide to excellence in outdoor provision and pedagogy for all early years services. This lively, inspiring and accessible book will help every educator to develop truly successful and satisfying approach to learning through play outdoors for every child.

Something about the Author

Author: Alan Hedblad

Publisher: Gale

ISBN: 9780787632151

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 231

View: 2862


Each illustrated volume provides generously illustrated biographical articles on 100-120 children's authors and artists. The series covers more than 9,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators.


Author: N.A

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

ISBN: 9780006646464

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 7966


A wonderful magic land where rainbow birds have pekety beaks and even the warthogs are beautiful. But one day, the peace is shattered when a mouse hears the deafening thud of a monster.

Planning for Learning through Journeys

Author: Judith Harries

Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

ISBN: 1909101559

Category: Education

Page: 26

View: 5801


Plan for six weeks of learning covering all six areas of learning and development of the EYFS through the topic of journeys and transport. The Planning for Learning series is a series of topic books written around the Early Years Foundation Stage designed to make planning easy. This book takes you through six weeks of activities on the theme of journeys and transport. Each activity is linked to a specific Early Learning Goal, and the book contains a skills overview so that practitioners can keep track of which areas of learning and development they are promoting. This book also includes a photocopiable page to give to parents with ideas for them to get involved with their children's topic, as well as ideas for bringing the six weeks of learning together. The weekly themes in this book include: travel on foot, by road, by rail, track and trail, over and under water, through the air, anywhere and everywhere.