Observation, assessment and planning for EYFS

It is essential to fully understand child development when observing, assessing and planning for young children.

Visit the Foundation Years website to view and download:

  • Information and guidance on completing the Statutory 2 Year Progress Check

Visit the Early Education website to download and read:

  • Development Matters - non-statutory guidance to support you in implementing the statutory requirements of the EYFS Framework 2012

You can also continue to use National Strategies EYFS publications which are available to download from the National Archives website.

Please contact a member of the Early Years Improvement Advisory Team for details of bespoke training packages on observation, assessment and planning: