What are Ofsted legal requirements?
You must: make sure your premises and equipment are safe and suitable for childcare.
make sure that no-one can enter the premises without the knowledge of someone looking after children.
have a suitable place to prepare food, if you provide it; any food you provide must be properly prepared, wholesome and nutritious..
What are the 4 themes of Eyfs?
The four themes of the Revised EYFS are; A Unique Child, Positive Relationships, Enabling Environments and Learning and Development. The themes and principles describe the features of practice on which the EYFS is based.
What does the Eyfs say about exercise?
The EYFS requirements state that providers must offer opportunities for young children to be active and interactive and to develop their co-ordination, control, and movement. Children must also be helped to understand the importance of physical activity and to make healthy choices in relation to food.
What does the Eyfs say about inclusive play?
With reference to inclusive practice, the EYFS framework makes it clear that all providers have a responsibility: ‘to ensure that diversity of individuals and communities is valued and respected and that no child or family is discriminated against.
Why is it important to follow the EYFS?
The EYFS looks to ensure that all early years children are provided with the highest quality early learning experience. It is extremely important as it is likely to have a major impact on the rest of their lives. The EYFS is there to ensure that children learn and develop well and are kept healthy and safe.
What does the Eyfs say about Behaviour?
EYFS encourage the development of ‘positive behaviour’ such as: Emotional Intelligence: Promoting the management of feelings and behaviour. Social Skills: Encouraging infants to form positive, respectful relationships. Cognitive Skills: Increasing self-confidence and self-awareness.