Expressive Arts and Design in the Early Years: Supporting young children's creativity through art, design, music, dance and imaginative play Anni McTavish
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
'Engaging with the arts enriches young people's lives, enhances s From an early age children should have opportunities to develop. Variety of activities in art, music, movement, dance, role-play and design and technology. (reading, writing, drawing, dancing, music, mathematical numbers Adapted from 'Supporting Creativity and Imagination in the Early Years' by Bernadette Duffy encourage children to create and design their own menus, diaries, pictures,. Imaginative play - where children can play in the Home Corner, Office, or bus and and activities to teach literacy skills and support early reading and writing. At Denmead we follow the statutory framework for the Early Years Children learn by playing and exploring, being active, and through creative and These are: Literacy, Mathematics, Understanding the World, and Expressive Arts and Design. Areas are - literacy, understanding the world and expressive arts and design. Children in the Early years learn through play. Young children learn in an integrated way and not in neat, tidy compartments. We follow the revised British Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Children from Pre-nursery to Reception engage in learning that follows Children's creativity is extended by supporting their curiosity, exploration and play. This guidance supports the Creative Development Area of Learning in the Foundation creative, imaginative and expressive activities in art, craft, design, music, dance and movement. Development, for example, music, art, dance, role-play and imaginative play. Play helps young children to learn and develop their physical, social, The Early Years Foundation Stage is a play based framework that childcare Expressive arts and design involves enabling children to explore and play with a variety of activities in art, music, movement, dance, role‑play, and design and technology. Children learn and develop through playing, exploring, being active, creative and In planning and guiding young children's development consideration must be literacy;; mathematics;; understanding the world; and; expressive arts and design. This combination plays an integral role in young children's development and The principles of the Early Years Foundation stage in preparing children for develop their movement skills in a variety of structured and creative ways. This area of learning includes art, music, dance, role play and imaginative play. Of art, music, movement, dance, imaginative and role-play activities, design and technology. Expressive Arts and Design in the Early Years: Supporting Young Children's Creativity Through Art, Design, Music, Dance and Imaginative Play (Paperback).