We are working with the County to develop materials to support the home learning environment. We have worked with practitioners to find out what resources would be most helpful. Look out for information and resources coming here soon.
- There will be some resources to support your environments.
- There will be some activity ideas for practitioners to make available for families.
- There will be a new page of links to online content and some new video resources created in Warwickshire.
- There will also be some training for selected settings.
Watch this space!
Here are our videos to link to the national campaign to support learning at home. We are encouraging everybody to do three simple things with the children that they care for: chat, play and read. We have made these films with settings across Warwickshire to give some examples of everyday strategies for chatting, playing and reading. With our thanks to all who took part in creating these messages.
Here are some home learning ideas that we’ve been collecting:
There are lots of other fabulous resources that you can access online.
It’s never too early to start a conversation. Look at this beautiful clip of a dad and a baby having a chat. Watch how connected they are – they are completely tuned in to each other. This is laying really strong foundations for the baby’s emotions.
Everyday routines are a great time to chat. Click here to see a lovely video about a face to face chat during a nappy change. Even a chore like doing the washing up can be a time to hear lots of words.
Here are some more tips and activity ideas: