Nursery (3 years to 4-year-olds)
Physically, they are now able to move in a variety of ways with growing confidence, accuracy and skill. Their language skills are now firmly embedded with them speaking clearly and using increasing more complex sentences. At this point they are introduced to simple letter sounds and can even retell a simple story or events.
Their play is more complex with role-play based on actual experiences. As they become aware of their surroundings, they are introduced to developing their mathematical skills from single digit numbers (1-10), 2-D shapes, simple weight, capacity and volume.
As they are now aware of themselves as a person in their own right with them possessing their own opinions, likes and dislikes, the children are supported to develop their ability to cooperate with others, empathise and take ownership of their choices along with being able to complete a task given to them.