The Early Years Foundation Stage Framework (EYFS) is a statutory framework that all preschools, nurseries and schools follow. It sets the standards for learning, development and care from 0 to 5years.
Development is tracked and activities are planned around 7 areas:
3 prime areas -
4 specific areas -
EYFS also covers the welfare of children and legal requirements that childcare providers must adhere to.
Information about the EYFS framework can be found at:
What To Expect When – a parents guide to EYFS learning and development.