EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT

Carpentry:Carpentry

 

  • Fine and gross motor skills.
  • Planning/literacy both oral and written.
  • Persistence.
  • Resilience.
  • Resourcefulness.
  • Maths concepts.
  • Building.

 

 

spaceFamily Play:familyP

  • Social competence.
  • Literacy both oral and written.
  • Cooperative skills.
  • Imagination.

 

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Puzzle area:Puzzel

 

  • Predicting
  • Spacial awareness
  • Hand-eye coordination.
  • Sequencing—visual literacy.
  • Problem solving.
  • Maths concepts such as shape, size, counting and colour awareness.

 

 

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Outdoor environment:Outdoor

 

  • Physical and mental challenge.
  • Coordination
  • Risk assessment.
  • Gardening knowledge and horticulture
  • Understanding the natural world.
  • Imagination.

 

 

 

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Art:art

 

  • Visual literacy—expressing feelings and ideas.
  • Written literacy.
  • Fine motor skills.
  • Creativity.
  • Working with a variety of art mediums.
  • Imagination.

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Drama and Dance:dance

 

  • Imagination/creativity.
  • Music and movement.
  • Corordination.
  • Gross motor skills.
  • Timing.
  • Literacy both verbal and written.

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Group activities:group

 

  • Literacy both verbal and written.
  • Social interaction.
  • Group cooperation.
  • Sharing of ideas.
  • Confidence.
  • Listening skills.

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Waterplay/Sandpit:water-sand

 

  • Maths and science concepts.
  • Planning.
  • Building.
  • Construction/deconstruction.
  • Imagination.
  • Gross and fine motor skills.
  • Cooking.

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Literacy:read

 

  • Verbal, written and visual literacy.
  • Preparation for school.
  • Communication.
  • Literacy woven throughout the curriculum areas.
  • Writing skills.

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Construction:sand-pit

 

  • Predicting.
  • Planning
  • Gross and fine motor skills.
  • Communication
  • Literacy both verbal and written.
  • Maths and science concepts.
  • Cooperative play.

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Science:science

 

  • Exploration of the natural and physical worlds.
  • Experimentation.
  • Planning.
  • Predicting.
  • Maths concepts.

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Cooking:cook

 

  • Maths concepts/measuring.
  • Fine motor skills.
  • Colaboration.
  • Cooperation.
  • Literacy skills including verbal, visual and written.