What free resources do you provide?
We offer lots of free preschool resources from Circle Time games and activities to children’s music, and nursery teacher training lessons – sign up to our newsletter to receive a new activity every week!
How do I download your free children’s music?
To access our free children’s music you will first need to set up an account, from where you will be able to log in and download your song(s) as many times as you like, from any device. Just go to ‘My downloadable products’ and tap/click on the name of the song or album you have bought. This will begin the download process. You can then save the song(s) locally on your device:
On PC, you can open or save your song(s) locally to your computer.
On Mac, your song(s) will either download automatically into iTunes, or they can be dragged from your downloads into iTunes. You can also save them locally elsewhere on your Mac.
On Android, you will be given the option to save your song(s) locally on your device.
On iPhone or iPad, select the option to either open or save your download in ‘Files’ (a free app available from the App Store). Tap ‘iCloud Drive’ or ‘Local Only’ and tap ‘Add.’ Your song(s) will now be accessible on your device via ‘Files’. Learn more about the Files app here.
What happens in your online course?
Our online course will teach you simple techniques to support children’s physical, social and emotional well-being, fresh approaches to your teaching to make classroom management easier, and a range of imaginative, easy to deliver preschool learning games and musical activities that make learning fun.
Participants log in to a simple platform where our 36 video lessons are hosted, along with bonus videos, music and teachers resource pack.
Watch each lesson (which generally last only a few minutes) at your own pace and in the comfort of your own home. Try out our educational games, Circle Time activities and new approaches in class the very next day. And, enjoy lifetime access to the course!
Do you also provide ‘in-person’ training?
Yes, we are more than happy to visit your setting and can create a bespoke training experience depending on your requirements. Get in touch to find out more.
Do you write preschool lesson plans?
Yes. Our Activity Packs contain simple lesson plans with learning outcomes and all supporting resources such as music and printable extension tasks.
Are your resources just for teachers?
No! Our resources are suitable for anyone working or spending time with young children, from home school educators to parents looking for fun, educational activities to enjoy at home.
What is ‘learning through play’?
Learning through play is a well-recognised educational approach for young children which refers to the way children instinctively learn about the world in which they live.
What are the benefits of learning through play?
Children learn through play a wide variety of skills; social skills such as concentration, cooperation and confidence as well as physical skills and a developing understanding of the way the world around them works. Find out more about the benefits of learning through play here.
How can teachers help children learn through play most effectively?
Teachers can provide children with a range of opportunities to learn through play, from the unstructured play of the outdoors to more the more formalised opportunities of Circle Time games or other educational games within the classroom. Download your free pack of Circle Time games and activities here to get started!