EYFS questions and answers

EYFS questions and answers

Posted on Nov 26, 2016

EYFS questions and answers



What does the EYFS stand for?

The EYFS stands for the Early Years Foundation Stage.


What is the EYFS?

It’s a set of standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth to 5 years old.


Who needs the EYFS?

All school reception classes, childminders, and Ofsted-registered early years providers must follow the EYFS.


Sounds fair enough right? Well, as anyone working in the above job roles will know, the EYFS is a rather hefty chunk of information, rules and guidelines, and it can be difficult to know where to start. But, as usual, flick are here to help.

Not only do we have a fantastically simple course so both staff and managers alike can learn and understand the basics – but we also have numerous blogs that will answer any questions you might have.

So, let’s not waste any more time and get straight to it!


Here are flick’s EYFS blogs…

An introduction to the EYFS An introduction to the EYFS

The EYFS - measuring and assessing progress The EYFS - measuring and assessing progress

The 7 different areas of learning and development in the EYFS The 7 different areas of learning and development in the EYFS

What does the EYFS say about safeguarding and welfare? What does the EYFS say about safeguarding and welfare?

EYFS - Activities to encourage development EYFS - Activities to encourage development

EYFS - Guide to how many children per metre EYFS - Guide to how many children per metre


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