Updated for the 2012 revised EYFS, this edition helps practitioners to understand the distinction between the prime and specific areas of development for three-year olds.
It gives advice on how to:
- Support their developing social skills and empathy
- Help children's physical skills, awareness and confidence
- Encourage talking and thinking for self-direction and communication
- Be an attentive adult in order to understand the world for very young children.
About the Author
Jennie Lindon is well known as an early years consultant, chartered psychologist and author. She has over 30 years' experience working with early years, educational and play services for children and families. She has written a range of popular titles with Practical Pre-School Books.
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Early Years Update 105, February 2013. p11
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