Literacy and the EYFS

Literacy and the EYFS

£30.00

This CACHE endorsed short course explores how best to encourage early literacy. It looks at how literacy and communication skills are central to childrens intellectual, social, and emotional development, and how the world of literacy begins at a very early age. This course is suitable for early years practitioners or parents and carers of a young child.

This CACHE endorsed short course explores how best to encourage early literacy. It looks at how literacy and communication skills are central to childrens intellectual, social, and emotional development, and how the world of literacy begins at a very early age. This course is suitable for early years practitioners or parents and carers of a young child.

Learning outcomes
  • You will see how important verbal communication is to literacy skills
  • You will find out more about the key skills needed to assist children to become motivated and independent readers
  • You will learn how early literacy starts with mark marking and emergent writing, alongside drawing
  • You will discover how to support reading development
Advantages of this course
  • Literacy is crucial part of intellectual, social and emotional development
  • You will be shown a number of suggestions for key interventions and activities that can develop a childs literacy
  • Additional activities encourage you to reflect on your learning
  • There is also suggested extended reading that gives both practical information and links to websites to expand knowledge