The EYFS is based on the principles that each child is unique and can learn and develop through interaction in
positive relationships and enabling environments.
LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT HAVE:
PRIME AREAS which are fundamental, work together and move through to support development in all other areas. They comprise of:
• Personal, Social and Emotional Development
• Communication and Language
• Physical Development
SPECIFIC AREAS which include essential skills and knowledge. They grow out of the prime areas and provide important contexts for learning so children can participate successfully in society. They comprise of: