The Foundation Stage Curriculum: Nursery and Reception

The Foundation Stage Curriculum: Nursery and Reception

Early Years Foundation Stage: Nursery and Reception at Langley Park Primary Academy

Welcome to the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), which is how the Government and early years professionals describe the time in your child’s life between birth and age 5.

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This is a very important stage as it helps your child get ready for school as well as preparing them for their future learning and successes. From when your child is born up until the age of 5, their early years experience should be happy, active, exciting, fun and secure; and support their development, care and learning needs.

Nursery Planning 2018-2019 Academic Year

Seedlings MTP Term 1 2018 – Marvellous Me!

Seedlings MTP Term 2 2018-Terrific Tales!

Seedlings MTP Term 3 2018 – Dinosaurs!

Seedlings MTP  Term 4 – Food

Reception Planning 2018-2019 Academic Year

Medium Term Plan Mr Men and Little Miss Term 1 Reception

Medium Term Plan Julia’s Journeys Term 2 Reception

Medium Term Plan, Terrific Transport, Term 3 Reception

Medium Term Plan,Peter Rabbit and friends Term 4 Reception 

Medium Term Plan, Amazing Art and Detailed Design Term 5 Reception

Reception Amazing art and Detailed design Term 5 and 6


Early Years Foundation Stage Framework

The framework has been revised again with changes to the statutory guidance coming in to effect in September 2014 and it’s called Development Matters ~ click on the link for further detail.

Using this document, the teachers plan to meet the needs of all the children in their care. A key aspect is continuous provision which takes into account the needs, wants and interests of the children. The activities and experiences are then tailored to the children to encourage exploration – this could be in any of the areas in the provision – or the outside learning environment.


If you have any questions regarding the Reception curriculum please speak to Mrs Bye (Discovery), Mrs Marsh (Apollo) or Mrs Few (Discovery/Apollo).

If you have any questions regarding the Nursery curriculum please speak to Mrs Lerpiniere (Nursery Teacher) or Mrs Bye (EYFS Lead).