NEW 2022 Activity Planner!

Get set for 2022 with our NEW Activity Planner! Includes list of 2022 special dates and festivals to help you PLAN activities around topics, themes and children’s interests! Schedule ahead for the entire year or note down as you go to remind you of what you have covered. See the whole year on just one […]

🎃FREE and FUN for HALLOWEEN!👻

EEEeeeK! Halloween is creeping up on us FAST! Get ready to have some fun with these SPOOKTACULAR resources… FREE Halloween Activity Ideas Sheet Links activity ideas to the areas of learning and development! Click HERE to Download your copy for FREE! And for MORE ideas… Get stuck in to some sticky, gloopy, slimy recipes with our Messy […]

⭐NEW EYFS Development Rainbows!

By popular demand we have created NEW EYFS Development Rainbows to support providers with the NEW Statutory Framework!  A QUICK, SIMPLE and ATTRACTIVE solution for monitoring and recording children’s development progress in line with the EYFS (2021) Learning and Development requirements. Use these colourful rainbow charts to assist with monitoring and supporting the learning and […]

🦁Go WILD for World Animal Day!

On the 4th of October we celebrate World Animal Day! World Animal Day provides an opportunity for children of all ages to learn more about animals and the the importance of animal welfare. Children are fascinated by animals and can discover so much about our world, nature and environments through all of it’s living creatures. […]

FREE Open-Ended Questions POSTER!

DOWNLOAD this FREE POSTER as inspiration to improve High Quality Interactions. DISPLAY in your setting or SHARE with parents to further support learning at home. Using open-ended questions as part of your daily conversations with children can support development in so many ways… ✔ Improve communication, speech and language skills. ✔ Encourage expression of feelings, […]

🍏Healthy Eating Pack REVITALISED!

With NEW Resources added and UPDATES to reflect the NEW EYFS Food Safety Guidance it’s time to TUCK IN to our Healthy Eating Pack! INCLUDES NEW Healthy Packed Lunch Poster,  Recipe Sheets and Oral Health Activity Sheets! This BUMPER Pack will help you to:  Promote Healthy Choices in your setting… Plan Healthy Meals and Snacks […]

2021 Summer News UPDATE!

Our seasonal news updates summarise the latest childcare news plus which MindingKids resources have been added or revised so you can easily keep on track and up to date. Here we are in September already! Whether you have enjoyed a stay-cation or managed to escape a little further, we hope that you have had a […]

NEW Templates & UPDATES – Policies & Procedures Pack!

Just in time for the NEW EYFS we have made some UPDATES and IMPROVEMENTS, plus added some NEW TEMPLATES to our Policies & Procedures Pack! NOW Includes: NEW EYFS 2021 Parent Information Sheet – Provide parents and carers with important information about the new EYFS and any changes you will be making in your setting. […]

⏰ EYFS 2021 – One Week to go!

This time next week the NEW 2021 EYFS Statutory Framework will become law for all registered providers caring for babies and young children in England.  Are you ready? MindingKids has published 2 New HOT TOPIC pages to help you make those final checks to meet requirements and plan YOUR new Curriculum! EYFS 2021 – Meeting […]