Pastures Way Nursery School

 Core Learning Experiences

Long Term Planning


  • Our Core Learning Experiences give shape to the continuous provision available in our environment
  • Children have constant access to these developmental learning opportunities throughout the nursery session
  • They form the basis of our Long Term Planning
  • Families receive related curriculum information leaflets


Our Core Learning Experiences:

  • Heuristic Play
  • Exploring nature and the outdoors
  • Loose Materials (sand, soil, water etc.)
  • Literature
  • Mixing and malleable materials
  • Music and movement
  • Mark making and colour theory
  • Communication and social opportunities
  • Imagination and role play
  • Construction and using tools