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September 2018

Let’s Get It Write: Supporting Early Writing Skills In Early Years

September 20 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Grafton House Prep School/Nursery, 1 Warrington St
Ashton Under Lyne, Tameside United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub supporting early writing skills course

Course aims: The course will enable early years practitioners to consider how to support young children’s early writing. Course objectives will enable practitioners to: have an understanding of the developmental stages of reading and writing in the early years support children in developing the skills they need to become capable, confident writers provide a stimulating, literate environment that reflects the interests and learning styles of all children use observation, assessment and planning to ensure the needs of all children are…

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Letters and Sounds Phase One

September 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Letters and sounds phase one Course

Course aims: To become familiar with Letters and Sounds Phase One. To understand the importance of using this programme to support learning for 3 and 4 year olds. Course objectives: To understand the principles that support the delivery of high quality phonics and the importance of this in preparing children for school To be more confident and informed in the delivery and assessment of the programme To understand the importance in providing a language rich environment to support children’s learning…

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Designated Lead For Safeguarding and Child Protection In Schools

September 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£85
Early Years Hub Designated Lead for Safeguarding in Schools Course

Aims of the course This course will provide the designated lead for safeguarding and child protection in school with up-to-date knowledge of the current child protection agenda. It will consider best practice in regards to safeguarding children and young people taking into account challenges and complexities of working within a multi-agency context. Course content includes: Legislation and Government guidance – Keeping children safe in education. Systems that keep children safe Responding to disclosures Recording important information Getting referrals through the…

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Terrific Twos

September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Terrific Twos

Two year olds are a distinct group. The developmental changes between children who have just passed their second birthday and children who have almost reached their third birthday are enormous. (The Twoness of Two) Course objectives: This session will look at how practitioners can support the development, learning and well-being of two year olds. Length of course: 2.5 hours  

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All Rhyme and Reason

September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Rhyme

Course objectives: This session will enable practitioners to understand the importance of rhymes in developing language and reading skills in young children; how to develop routines and practices that focus on the use of rhymes and to plan an environment that maximises opportunities for children to play using their knowledge of rhymes. Length of course: 2.5 hours

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October 2018

New to the Early Years Foundation Stage

October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub New to Early Years Foundation Stage Course

Course aims: This course is perfect for those ‘just qualified’ staff or childminders who want to further their understanding of the EYFS. Ideal for those who want to refresh their knowledge and develop best practice. Course objectives: To understand the requirements of the statutory guidance of the Early Years Foundation Stage and how to deliver this in your setting To understand best practise in early years, the overarching principles and the context in which these take place To understand the…

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Letters and Sounds Phase One

October 4 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Clockwork Day Nursery, Mount Pleasant St
Audenshaw, Manchester M34 5XX United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Letters and sounds phase one Course

Course aims: To become familiar with Letters and Sounds Phase One. To understand the importance of using this programme to support learning for 3 and 4 year olds. Course objectives: To understand the principles that support the delivery of high quality phonics and the importance of this in preparing children for school To be more confident and informed in the delivery and assessment of the programme To understand the importance in providing a language rich environment to support children’s learning…

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Now You See It Now You Don’t: Observation And Assessment In Early Years

October 4 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Observation and Assessment Course

Course aims: This course will introduce and help early years practitioners to understand and follow the process of observing, assessing and planning for children’s learning. Course objectives will enable practitioners to: understand the importance of quality observation as part of the assessment and planning requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage use observation skills and techniques to effectively assess children’s learning effectively support teaching and learning through observation use observation to support children and plan for their next steps in…

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Effective Use Of Assessment Data In The Early Years

October 17 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Effective Use Of Assessment Data In The Early Years Training Course

Course aims and objectives: To understand the context and importance of using assessment data in early years To know how to use effective assessment practices that inform planning and meet the needs of individuals and groups of children To know how to track children’s progress and use this information to meet the learning and development needs of all children To understand the importance of measuring the progress children make from their starting points and in readiness for school The session…

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November 2018

Creativity Is Contagious Pass It On

November 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Creativity

Course objectives: This session will develop creativity using recycled and collected materials. We will explore how open-ended resources can provide opportunities for creativity through exploration and investigation in all areas of learning whilst developing children’s characteristics of effective learning. We will discuss how to use observation, assessment and planning to measure learning outcomes and the importance of the role of the adult in enabling and supporting open ended learning opportunities. Length of course: 2.5 hours

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Practice Makes Perfect – Quality Teaching, Learning And Assessment

November 3 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Quality Teaching, Learning and Assessment training course

Course aims: To ensure that your setting is providing consistent quality teaching, learning and assessment. Course objectives: To understand what best practice looks like in early years To understand the importance of quality teaching to meet the needs of individuals and allow all children to reach their potential To know how to plan for quality learning experiences that meet the needs of all children To understand the importance of quality assessment in ensuring all children’s needs are met and their…

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Let’s Get It Write: Supporting Early Writing Skills In Early Years

November 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub supporting early writing skills course

Course aims: The course will enable early years practitioners to consider how to support young children’s early writing. Course objectives will enable practitioners to: have an understanding of the developmental stages of reading and writing in the early years support children in developing the skills they need to become capable, confident writers provide a stimulating, literate environment that reflects the interests and learning styles of all children use observation, assessment and planning to ensure the needs of all children are…

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Quality Early Years Environment For Literacy & Mathematics

November 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub quality early years environment for literacy and maths training course

Course aims: To support practitioners in understanding the principles that underpin planning for a quality early years learning environment To examine what we need to provide in an environment that maximises learning opportunities for literacy and mathematics To allow practitioners to reflect on their current practice and how to prioritise and plan for further developments To support practitioners in ways to assess the impact of the environment on children’s learning and progress Our trainer: Liz Palmer is an experienced Teacher and…

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What A Challenge! – Challenging The Mathematical Thinking Of 3 And 4 Year Olds

November 8 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Grafton House Prep School/Nursery, 1 Warrington St
Ashton Under Lyne, Tameside United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Challenging Mathematical Thinking Training Course

Course aims and objectives: To understand the importance of observation, assessment and planning in providing challenges to children’s mathematical learning To know how to create an environment that provides the opportunities to extend children’s mathematical understanding, developing problem solving and reasoning skills To understand the importance of the role of the adult in supporting and challenging children’s mathematical thinking in play To plan a challenging mathematical activity for the children in your setting Length of course: 2.5 hours. Target audience:…

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Safeguarding Children & Young People (School/College focus)

November 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£40
Early Years Hub Safeguarding Children Training Course

Course aims: To provide important information regarding the safeguarding of children enabling delegates to respond confidently and appropriately should they be concerned about the safety and welfare of a child. Objectives: Safeguarding - a legislative context/historic influences Understanding and applying Local Authority ‘Thresholds of Need Early Help and its role within safeguarding Recognising signs and indicators of abuse and neglect or that a girl may have been subjected to (or is at risk of) female genital mutilation Responding to a…

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Sustained Shared Thinking

November 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Sustained Shared Thinking Training Course

Course aims: Sustained shared thinking involves practitioners working and thinking together with children by having meaningful, extended discussions, solving problems, extending knowledge and being creative. To consider the role practitioners play in children’s language development Language for Communication Language for Thinking To encourage reflection on our current practice To consider how we might refine what we already do Our trainer: Liz Palmer is an experienced Teacher and consultant, manager of the EYFS profile moderation for Bury Council and an enthusiastic and…

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December 2018

What A Challenge! – Challenging The Mathematical Thinking Of 3 And 4 Year Olds

December 3 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Challenging Mathematical Thinking Training Course

Course aims and objectives: To understand the importance of observation, assessment and planning in providing challenges to children’s mathematical learning To know how to create an environment that provides the opportunities to extend children’s mathematical understanding, developing problem solving and reasoning skills To understand the importance of the role of the adult in supporting and challenging children’s mathematical thinking in play To plan a challenging mathematical activity for the children in your setting Length of course: 2.5 hours. Target audience:…

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January 2019

New to the Early Years Foundation Stage

January 17, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Melandra Children’s Centre Hattersley, Melandra Crescent
Hattersley, Hyde, Derbyshire SK14 3RB United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub New to Early Years Foundation Stage Course

Course aims: This course is perfect for those ‘just qualified’ staff or childminders who want to further their understanding of the EYFS. Ideal for those who want to refresh their knowledge and develop best practice. Course objectives: To understand the requirements of the statutory guidance of the Early Years Foundation Stage and how to deliver this in your setting To understand best practise in early years, the overarching principles and the context in which these take place To understand the…

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February 2019

Now You See It Now You Don’t: Observation And Assessment In Early Years

February 7, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Clockwork Day Nursery, Mount Pleasant St
Audenshaw, Manchester M34 5XX United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Observation and Assessment Course

Course aims: This course will introduce and help early years practitioners to understand and follow the process of observing, assessing and planning for children’s learning. Course objectives will enable practitioners to: understand the importance of quality observation as part of the assessment and planning requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage use observation skills and techniques to effectively assess children’s learning effectively support teaching and learning through observation use observation to support children and plan for their next steps in…

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Lead The Way

February 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38

Course objectives: The session will support practitioners in planning for child-initiated play opportunities that challenge  children’s learning and development across all areas of learning. We will examine how to develop a challenging environment, planning for quality learning opportunities that build on children’s interests and to understand the importance of the role of the adult in supporting child-initiated learning.

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It’s All About The Boys!

February 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub It's All About the Boys Training Course

Course aims: To address the increasing gender gap in early years, identify factors that may contribute to this and the implications for teaching and learning. To reflect on learning environments and practices within early years and how these can be developed to best support boy’s learning leading to a positive impact on progress and outcomes. Our trainer: Liz Palmer is an experienced Teacher and consultant, manager of the EYFS profile moderation for Bury Council and an enthusiastic and skilled communicator. Liz…

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Designated Lead For Safeguarding & Child Protection In Schools

February 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£85
Early Years Hub Designated Lead for Safeguarding in Schools Course

Aims of the course This course will provide the designated lead for safeguarding and child protection in school with up-to-date knowledge of the current child protection agenda. It will consider best practice in regards to safeguarding children and young people taking into account challenges and complexities of working within a multi-agency context. Course content includes: Legislation and Government guidance – Keeping children safe in education. Systems that keep children safe Responding to disclosures Recording important information Getting referrals through the…

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March 2019

Now You See It Now You Don’t: Observation And Assessment In Early Years

March 4, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Observation and Assessment Course

Course aims: This course will introduce and help early years practitioners to understand and follow the process of observing, assessing and planning for children’s learning. Course objectives will enable practitioners to: understand the importance of quality observation as part of the assessment and planning requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage use observation skills and techniques to effectively assess children’s learning effectively support teaching and learning through observation use observation to support children and plan for their next steps in…

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Let’s Go Outside

March 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Grafton House Prep School/Nursery, 1 Warrington St
Ashton Under Lyne, Tameside United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Let's Go Outside Training Course

Aims of the course Outdoor learning offers children the freedom to explore, use their senses, and be physically active. Course content includes: supporting practitioners in developing an outdoor learning environment that impacts on children’s learning and development through first hand experiences developing outdoor provision that ensures children get daily opportunities for physical challenges in their learning and development using observation and assessment to plan and resource a challenging outdoor learning environment planning for focussed and child initiated learning opportunities in…

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Letters and Sounds Phase One

March 9, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Clockwork Day Nursery, Mount Pleasant St
Audenshaw, Manchester M34 5XX United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub Letters and sounds phase one Course

Course aims: To become familiar with Letters and Sounds Phase One. To understand the importance of using this programme to support learning for 3 and 4 year olds. Course objectives: To understand the principles that support the delivery of high quality phonics and the importance of this in preparing children for school To be more confident and informed in the delivery and assessment of the programme To understand the importance in providing a language rich environment to support children’s learning…

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Maths? No Problem

March 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£38
Early Years Hub What's maths got to do with it? course

Course objectives: The session will examine significant meaningful and creative contexts for mathematical development,  using mathematical operations in playful contexts; how to create an environment that provides the opportunities to extend children’s mathematical understanding, developing problem solving and reasoning skills; how to effectively observe, assess and plan to provide challenges to children’s mathematical learning; and to understand the importance of the role of the adult in supporting and challenging children’s mathematical thinking in play. Length of course: 2.5 hours

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Safeguarding Children & Young People (School/College focus)

March 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Early Years Hub, Bury Business Lodge, Barcroft Street
Bury, BL9 5BT United Kingdom
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£40
Early Years Hub Safeguarding Children Training Course

Course aims: To provide important information regarding the safeguarding of children enabling delegates to respond confidently and appropriately should they be concerned about the safety and welfare of a child. Objectives: Safeguarding - a legislative context/historic influences Understanding and applying Local Authority ‘Thresholds of Need Early Help and its role within safeguarding Recognising signs and indicators of abuse and neglect or that a girl may have been subjected to (or is at risk of) female genital mutilation Responding to a…

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