A new early learning approach.
XL believe in early learning for pre-school children at the EYFS. Our Child Development Programme has been developed to help such early
We believe that early learning for pre-school children should involve
more than just the learning goals of the three 'R's - reading, writing and
We have discovered that child development amongst pre-school
children is regressing with many children well below the skills expected of them
at the Foundation Stage (age 3 - 5).
To help with your child's development we have
produced our Child Development Programme.
Instead of learning the three 'Rs' a series of activities has
been developed to encourage movement skills, thinking skills,
social skills in children aged three to five.
The programme has been produced by an
Educational Psychologist with more than 20 years experience in
the 'Early Years'.
On our website is information relating to this learning programme and a sample video showing the type of exercises we
are trying to encourage parents to try.
For more information on
how early learning is helped by the Child Development
Programme please view the video - or click here.
Additional information on a child's learning milestones is also
available from our home page. This provides a valuable checklist to ensure that
parents can confirm that their child is developing at the expected rate and can
raise concerns with Young People's Services should the need arise.