Aldbury C of E Primary and Nursery School

Early Years

The Early Years Foundation Stage Profile (EYFS) framework sets the standards that
all early years providers must meet to ensure children learn and develop well and
are kept safe and healthy.

The Foundation Stage has its own framework and is therefore treated as a separate
Key Stage. Foundation Stage 1 (FS1-Nursery) and Foundation Stage 2 (FS2-

At Aldbury Primary and Nursery School, Class 1 is a mixed Nursery and Reception

“When we succeed in giving every child the best start in their early years, we give
them what they need today. We also set them up with every chance of success

The EYFS is based 7 Key areas of effective practice

1. The best for every child
2. High quality care
3. The Curriculum- What we want children to learn
4. Pedagogy- Helping children to learn
5. Assessment- Checking what children have learnt
6. Self Regulation and Executive Function
7. Partnership with Parents