Children's development and learning

The provision for children's development and learning is guided by The Early Years Foundation Stage (DCFS 2007). From September 2008 the Early Years Foundation Stage became law. The areas of Development and Learning comprise of three PRIME areas and four SPECIFIC areas.

Personal, Social and Emotional Development

*Making relationships

*Self confidence and self awareness

 

Physical Development

*Moving and handling

*Health and self care

 

Communication and Language

*Listening and attention

*Understanding

*Speaking

 

The specific areas include essential skills and knowledge. Play helps younger children develop all of these important skills including:

 

1) Literacy

2) Mathematics

3) Understanding the World

4) Expressive Arts and Design

 

 

Our Celebration Tree:

 

We have a Celebraton Tree in each setting which is used to celebrate the children's achievements at home and at preschool.  This can be in the form of a  written note or photgraph which will be put onto an apple or a leaf and placed on the tree for everyone to see.   This could be any achievement - having had a dry night, eating all their tea, being helpfull etc.  The Celebration Tree helps link home and preschool and makes this process as enjoyable as possible.  The tree works really well and the children seem to enjoy sharing their experiences with us and each other.

 

We are here for you.

Tel:

Sue Millar (Manager) 

07711776899

jigsaw.preschool@btinternet.com

 

Jo Robinson (Chair)

07795472003

jo.robinson45@gmail.com

 

Kathrine Davis

(Admin / Finance)

07841000586

kathrinedavis.jigsaw@gmail.com

 

Opening hours:

 

Titchfield Community Centre

Mon - Fri 9.00am - 3.00pm

07765472561

 

Jigsaw @ St. John's

Mon - Thu 9.00am - 3.00pm

Fri 9.00am - 1.00pm

07960 275793

 

Please also use our contact form.

Addresses

Jigsaw Preschool

The Meon Room

Titchfield Community Centre
Mill Street
Titchfield
Fareham
PO14 4AB

 

Jigsaw @ St. John's

St. John The Baptist Primary School,

Abshot Road,

Fareham,

PO14 4NH