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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 […]

⭐NEW – Realising the Ambition in YOUR Setting🔥Hot Topic

As a registered provider caring for babies and young children in Scotland, you should be familiar with the national practice guidance Realising the Ambition and be able to demonstrate how you apply it’s principles in your setting to ensure the best outcomes for children. MindingKids has put together a NEW Hot Topic page to help summarise the key […]

Happy Holidays!

MindingKids is taking a short break from Friday 6th August until Wednesday 18th August.  Please excuse us whilst we take some time to re-charge our batteries and enjoy some family time.  All resource downloads and the MindingKids App will remain available during our break however, any emails or messages may not be responded to until […]

⭐NEW! Realising the Ambition Progress Check AND CfE Development Summary!

For providers registered in SCOTLAND… We have added a NEW Realising the Ambition Progress Check AND Curriculum for Excellence Learning and Development Summary to our resource collection! Find them BOTH in our Scottish VALUE PACKS! Early Years providers in Scotland are advised to follow Realising the Ambition, the national practice guidance document for Early Level […]

⭐NEW! EYFS (Profile) Learning and Development Summary

Are YOU EYFS 2021 READY? Completing the updates to our EYFS Learning & Development Pack VALUE BUNDLE our NEW EYFS (Profile) Learning and Development Summary is NOW AVAILABLE! In accordance with the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework, the EYFS Profile must be completed for each child in the final term of the […]