This Little Puffin

Author: Elizabeth Matterson
Publisher: Penguin Uk
ISBN: 0140340483
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Children's poetry

Finger plays, jingles, and musical games provide entertainment for the nursery.

Display for All Seasons

Author: Judith Makoff
Publisher: Folens Limited
ISBN: 0947882049
Release Date: 1966
Genre: Education

Practical ideas for classroom display. Includes 53 seasonal topics across the curriculum, each topic has ideas for artwork and classroom display.

Flight

Author: Sue Sheppy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134023547
Release Date: 2014-04-04
Genre: Education

This exciting topic-based series offers early years practitioners collections of activities based on familiar themes. The activities can be easily implemented and readily incorporated into curriculum planning through links made to the Foundation Stage curriculum. Each book includes: activities that can be used on their own or as part of a themed program ideas for enjoying an all round curriculum approach guidance on expanding existing ideas and resources linked ideas to be carried out at home. Flight includes birds, airplanes, helicopters, magic carpets and fairies. It has strong ties with the science curriculum as well as linking with a variety of story books.

The Little Puffin Joke Book

Author: Penguin Books, Limited
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0141352310
Release Date: 2013-09-05
Genre:

Over 300 jokes, riddles and limericks for children in a handy pocket-sized flick book, with a little Puffin flapping up and down the page!Have you heard the one about the cross-eyed teacher? Or the one about the man who stole a lorry load of rhubarb?This tiny little book is PACKED FULL of utterly bonkers jokes and riddles to keep you laughing for hours. Try them on your family and friends and give everyone a chuckle!

The Angry Little Puffin

Author: Timothy Young
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited
ISBN: 0764348051
Release Date: 2014-09-19
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A little puffin, who people are always mistaking for an unusual type of penguin, finally reaches the limit of his patience and becomes quite angry, until a little girl notices him and begins to share what she knows about puffins.

Ourselves

Author: Anne Pratt
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9780748742936
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Education, Preschool

Specifically designed to address the Foundation Curriculum Goals from the QCA.

Magic Puffin A Birthday Surprise Pocket Money Puffin

Author: Sue Bentley
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141953328
Release Date: 2010-05-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Splash, the youngest of the magic puffins, has been caught in a storm and can't get back to Silver Dream Cliffs. Luckily for the little lost puffin, he meets Martina and the two become best friends. Together they try to find a way for Splash to return home - but first there is the problem of the puffin egg-stealers... A delightfully warm and endearing story, specially written for Puffin's 70th birthday by the creator of bestselling Magic Kitten, Magic Puppies and Magic Ponies series.

Literacy Hour and Language Knowledge

Author: Peta Lloyd
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134105373
Release Date: 2013-12-19
Genre: Education

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Introducing English as an Additional Language to Young Children

Author: Kay Crosse
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781446230374
Release Date: 2007-10-25
Genre: Education

`A definite must-have for all teachers of English confronted with early multilingualism' - Times Educational Supplement The activities and guidance in this book will help teachers to develop the confidence and meet the individual needs of young children with English as an additional language across different settings. There are also practical and varied language teaching strategies to promote learning for children working individually or in small groups. The first part of the book focuses on the introduction and development of oral language skills and the particular needs of young "additional English language learners" settling into a new environment. It provides an introduction to the Foundation Stage curriculum and the ways in which links can be made with English as an additional language activity. The second part of the book presents practical activities grouped under the six areas of learning forming the early years curriculum. Each activity includes an appropriate objective, materials and preparation, key vocabulary to focus on and extension suggestions, as well as full guidance on how to manage the activity effectively. The book will be a valuable resource for all teachers, teaching assistants and other early years staff in day nurseries, nursery schools and other early years settings. Kay Crosse is a freelance early years consultant and was formerly head of Norland College.

Planning for Learning through Water

Author: Judith Harries
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781909101852
Release Date: 2012-10-26
Genre: Education

Plan for six weeks of learning covering all six areas of learning and development of the EYFS through the topic of toys.The Planning for Learning series is a series of topic books written around the Early Years Foundation Stage designed to make planning easy. This book takes you through six weeks of activities on the theme of water. Each activity is linked to a specific Early Learning Goal, and the book contains a skills overview so that practitioners can keep track of which areas of learning and development they are promoting. This book also includes a photocopiable page to give to parents with ideas for them to get involved with their children's topic, as well as ideas for bringing the six weeks of learning together. The weekly themes in this book include: weather and water, using water at home, needing water, living in water, travelling on water, working and playing with water.

Little Puffin s First Flight

Author: Jonathan London
Publisher: Alaska Northwest Books
ISBN: 0882409247
Release Date: 2016-01-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A puffin's eventful first year is brought vividly to life by the acclaimed team of Jonathan London and Jon Van Zyle.

Planning for Learning through Shapes

Author: Rachel Sparks Linfield
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781909101715
Release Date: 2012-11-19
Genre: Education

Plan for six weeks of learning covering all six areas of learning and development of the EYFS through the topic of shapes. The Planning for Learning series is a series of topic books written around the Early Years Foundation Stage designed to make planning easy. This book takes you through six weeks of activities on the theme of shapes. Each activity is linked to a specific Early Learning Goal, and the book contains a skills overview so that practitioners can keep track of which areas of learning and development they are promoting. The weekly themes in this book include: shapes and sizes, patterns, holes, tubes and boxes.

Planning for Learning through Growth

Author: Judith Harries
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781909101500
Release Date: 2012-10-26
Genre: Education

Plan for six weeks of learning covering all six areas of learning and development of the EYFS through the topic of growth. The Planning for Learning series is a series of topic books written around the Early Years Foundation Stage, designed to make your planning easy. This book takes you through six weeks of activities on the theme of growth. Each activity is linked to a specific Early Learning Goal, and the book contains a skills overview so that practitioners can keep track of which areas of learning and development they are promoting. This book also includes a photocopiable page to give to parents with ideas for them to get involved with their children's topic, as well as ideas for bringing the six weeks of learning together.The weekly themes in this book include: babies, growing up, seeds, growing tall, eggs and life-cycles and animal babies.

Planning for Learning through the Seasons

Author: Rachel Sparks Linfield
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781909101999
Release Date: 2012-08-07
Genre: Education

Plan for six weeks of learning for each season with this bumper edition, covering all six areas of learning and development of the EYFS. This bumper edition contains all the material contained in Planning for Learning Through Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter in one value book. Ideal for helping young children to explore the seasons, whatever the time of year, with this step-by-step guide to planning fun activities that cover a wide range of Early Learning Goals. This title comes with advice on observing and assessing children's learning, as well as how to record evidence of learning. It also includes photocopiable sheets for parents to take and extend the learning at home. A must-have for any early years setting wanting easy to dip into planning all year round.

Planning for Learning through Opposites

Author: Judith Harries
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781909101654
Release Date: 2013-02-28
Genre: Education

Plan for six weeks of learning covering all six areas of learning and development of the EYFS through the topic of opposites. The Planning for Learning series is a series of topic books written around the Early Years Foundation Stage designed to make planning easy. This book takes you through six weeks of activities on the theme of opposites. Each activity is linked to a specific Early Learning Goal, and the book contains a skills overview so that practitioners can keep track of which areas of learning and development they are promoting. This book also includes a photocopiable page to give to parents with ideas for them to get involved with their children's topic, as well as ideas for bringing the six weeks of learning together.The weekly themes in this book include: words and concepts: happy/sad; big/small; old/new; hot/cold; loud/quiet; up/down. It all ends with a pyjama party with children enjoying night time things during the day!