Unit 064 Essay

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Outcome 1- Understand the purposes and principles of early years frameworks 1. Explain the legal status and principles of the relevant early years framework/s, and how national and local guidance materials are used in settings The aim of the early years framework ( EYFS)is to help young children achieve the five Every Child Matters outcomes of staying safe, being healthy, enjoying and achieving, making a positive contribution. They do this by ensuring setting the standards for the learning, development and care, ensuring that every child makes progress and that no child gets left behind, my setting dose this by providing for equality of opportunity and by putting in place anti-discriminatory practice to ensuring that every child is included and not disadvantaged because of ethnicity, culture or religion, home language, family background, learning difficulties or disabilities, gender or ability, The EYFS was designed to ensure that all children have access to early year’s education. Within my setting we have a series of outcomes for each of the areas of learning to ensure that us as practitioners have a clear focus. These outcomes are known as The Early Learning Goals with the aim being that each child can achieve the goals by the time they leave us to go to school , The goals provide the basis for planning and learning throughout the EYFS. Some children will have exceeded the goals other may still be working towards the goals by the end of their stay with us This will depend on their individual needs and age, for example although we may have a group of children who may have just turned 3 they may all be working on different stages some higher some
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