Support & Information

Here are some quick links to main websites which offer resources, reports and information to support and develop your profession and setting.

Disclaimer: Nurturing Health is not responsible or has any affiliation to the following websites or organisations mentioned below.

 

Support and Guidance

 

Staffordshire County Council:

https://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/education/childcare/homepage.aspx

Ofsted: http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/early-years-and-childcare

Early Years Foundation: http://www.foundationyears.org.uk/

Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years

http://www.pacey.org.uk/

Childrens Health: http://www.nhs.uk/chq/Pages/category.aspx?CategoryID=62

Childrens Food TrustPre Schools: http://www.childrensfoodtrust.org.uk/pre-school

Food Standards Agency: http://www.food.gov.uk/business-industry/caterers/startingup/childminders/

Start 4 Life:

http://www.nhs.uk/start4life/Pages/healthcare-professionals.aspx

Public Health Childrens Health Reports (England priorities and local authority reports)

http://www.chimat.org.uk/profiles

British Medical association Report: Growing Up in the UK

http://bma.org.uk/working-for-change/improving-and-protecting-health/child-health/growing-up-in-the-uk

Government Consultation: Childcare regulation report:

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/childcare-regulation

 

 

Activity Ideas!

 

The following are just some websites which offer activity ideas for early years, and I’m sure you could add to them! If you come across a great website useful to your profession, speak about it on the forum and we can add it on.

 

 

TES Connect - Early Years Activities:

http://www.tes.co.uk/early-years-teaching-resources/

BBC Early Years:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/eyfs/

The Good Life:

www.thegoodlife.uk.net

Dancing:

http://www.thegoodlife.uk.net/lets-get-physical/follow-freddie-funsteps.html

Play:

http://www.thegoodlife.uk.net/play-your-way.html

Net Mums:

http://www.netmums.com/

Early Learning HQ:

http://www.earlylearninghq.org.uk/

Teaching Ideas – all subjects

http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/earlyyears/contents.htm

Pinterest:

http://www.pinterest.com/tesResources/early-years-foundation-stage/

Primary Resources

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/foundation/foundation.htm

Family Learning:

http://www.familylearning.org.uk/early_years_foundation_stage.html

 

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