|Welcome to silkysteps & a range of UK based preschool activity ideas
for children and their planning adults.
have been developed to use in early
years settings - nursery, reception and in home learning environments.
Please browse the
main site and the forum
for ideas that support parent partnerships, creative crafts,
tactile recipes, projects and printables that can be shared & used to
Enjoy what's available and please have fun with all
your learning adventures.
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in addition to the menu selections above
these areas offer focussed suggestions for workforce support and for children's
learning, development and play. Please feel free to use and adapt any
of the printables you find in non-financial ways.
Dr Hadwen Trust find information that
and practitioner's understanding
of how some medical institutes can avoid
using animals , and the range of cruelty free alternatives that the
DHT actively promotes.
up to e newsletters for your school that enable information
Other links of interest:
free : page of website links for readers
friendly product sourcing - links page
Handykam wildlife, bird
nest cam and camera kits
produce a range of wildlife
camera kits that bring an awareness
of the outdoors in, for children's
and understanding. A great way to interact
with technology - ICT
and nature .. an affiliate
stories, books, puzzles, and games.
A wonderful website run by wonderful
people. Drop by and have a look
at all the resources.
child development resources
assessment information from
Leading to Excellence from
I'm a child let me be by Peter Dixon
International perspectives on early learning
Wendy Ellyatt 2008.
People you may meet
childhood.net downloadable leaflets