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Playing and Exploring - engagement

Development Matters in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)

In all our schools and classes we are following the EYFS. If you have any questions please go to or email us at

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Playing and Exploring, Active Learning, and Creating and Thinking Critically support children’s learning across all areas

A Unique Child:

Finding out and exploring

  • Showing curiosity about objects, events and people

  • Using senses to explore the world around them

  • Engaging in open-ended activity

  • Showing particular interests

Playing with what they know

  • Pretending objects are things from their experience

  • Representing their experiences in play

  • Taking on a role in their play

  • Acting out experiences with other people

Being willing to ‘have a go’

  • Initiating activities

  • Seeking challenge

  • Showing a ‘can do’ attitude

  • Taking a risk, engaging in new experiences, and learning by trial and error


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