Child Care Level 2

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D1: Describe the purpose of ONE (1) setting that us statutory provision for each age range. A setting that is required for the children under the age of 5 is a nursery class. A nursery class is a school class for the education of children mainly between the age of three and five. In a nursery school you learn simple mathematics counting up to 10 or maybe 20.All nurseries should follow the curriculum called E.Y.F.S (Early Year’s foundation stage) that all the teachers would have to follow when they are planning an activity this would help the children develop their skills e.g. their language skills and develop through a lot of wide range activities e.g. how to learn their numbers. 5-7 year olds go to primary school where they learn how to read and write. All primary schools need to teach subjects as English, Maths and science by following this they would also follow the National Curriculum. Parents have to be informed to see if their children are making any progress and if they are fitting in. To make sure that all primary school is following the national curriculum an Ofsted will visit them. D2: Describe the purpose of ONE (1) setting that is a different type of provision for each age range. The setting that I have chosen for the children under the age of 5 is a crèche. A crèche helps children not to feel attached to their parents and to have a bond with other children and progress their language and social skills. Crèche are for parents to leave their children while they do shopping, appointments etc. The setting that I have chosen for 5-7years is a swimming club, in a swimming club children can develop their physical skills and they can develop their fine and gross motor skills. Children are often given swimming lessons, which serve to develop swimming technique and confidence. D3: Describe the work of a professional or an agency working with
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