Curriculum - Physical Development

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Physical DevelopmentPhysical Development: Children should be able to move with control and co-ordination in a wide variety of spaces indoors and outdoors. Through opportunities to develop these skills, children can feel positive about themselves, learn co-operation whilst being fit and healthy.

  • Children are developing their physical skills from a very early age from head and neck control to standing up unaided
  • The nursery has a vast range of equipment from soft play mats and shapes for indoor physical play to balance beams and climbing apparatus outside
  • Fine motor control is developed through the use of smaller equipment such as threading, painting, jigsaws.