Self-confidence and self-awareness in early childhood – what is it and how can families support this development?
Personal, social and emotional development is one of the prime areas in the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum. It is an important aspect of development in young children and underpins all seven areas of learning.
Why nursery rhymes are magic when it comes to helping children to learn
Traditional English nursery rhymes and songs, have played a role in early childhood for a long time. From the medieval “Baa Black Sheep” to today’s “The Wheels on the Bus,” the lives of young children have been enriched with verses and songs orally passed down through generations.
You may have heard the Danish refer to the warm, comfortable and cosy feeling as ‘hygge’ pronounced (HOO-GAH).Our babies love a ‘hygge’ moment, and they can really benefit from these special times, as can you.