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Emphasising play for children’s learning, wellbeing, and happiness

SKU: NurturingWellbeingPlay

Course description

This two-part course will look at a variety of ways to develop high-quality play, with a particular focus on children's happiness and emotional health. The sessions will offer participants the opportunity to:
  • reflect on different play theories and their influence on early years practice
  • deepen their understanding of the different types and characteristics of play
  • consider how particular play opportunities can help to foster children's wellbeing
  • review the changes in the reformed EYFS 2021 with reference to quality play and learning
  • use elements of the Environment Ratings and SSTEW Scales (sustained shared thinking and emotional wellbeing for 2-5 year old provision) to assess practice and identify areas to develop

The webinar will take place on the following dates and times:

Session 1: 11th November, 4pm-5.30pm (Recording now available).
Session 2: 25th November, 4pm-5.30pm (Recording now available).

This webinar will be delivered by Anni McTavish.


  • Members - £30
  • Non-members £40

Book 5 webinars at once and receive a discount of 10% with coupon code: EEWEBINAR510 - or book 10 webinars at once and receive a discount of 20% with coupon code: EEWEBINAR1020. To take advantage of this offer, add the webinars to your basket and apply the code - the discount will automatically be applied at the checkout.

Looking to book more places or a license for your organisation? Contact us for further details.

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Thursday, 11 November, 2021
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