Early Years Resources Workshops

EYR Workshops

Enhance your CPD with our range of EYR workshops and seminars for early years practitioners, childcare providers and teachers in partnerships with Early Years Resources.

Forthcoming Workshops

Introducing Maths with Stories| 28/06/19 | 9:30am-12:30pm

Date: 28th June 2019
Time: 9:30am-12:30pm
Location: Holiday In Express, Trafford City, 2 Mercury Way, Stretford, Manchester M41 7PA
Workshop Tutors: Tonya Meers & Natasha Dennis
Ticket Cost: £35.00 (Book Now)

Workshop Overview

A fun and practical workshop for Early Years Practitioners, Primary Teachers and childminders showing them how to introduce maths to children using stories and props in a way that they won’t even realise they are learning.

Learning Objectives

  • The aim of this session is to give practical tips on how to use stories, including picture books, to inspire and make learning maths fun
  • Learn how to use stories, props and puppets to engage children in numeracy.
  • Learn how to create maths problems from a story

Who Should Attend? 

This workshop is ideal for early years practitioners, reception teachers, primary teachers, childminders and nursery teachers.

Attendance certificate awarded.

Refreshments will be provided free of charge. For those attending both sessions, there is the opportunity to purchase lunch onsite from the Holiday Inn’s restaurant.

If you are a school or nursery looking to pay by invoice, please contact us directly to book your tickets via email at sales@earlyyearsresources.co.uk or by telephone at 0161 865 3355.

About the Tutors

Little Creative Days: Tonya Meers & Natasha Dennis

Tonya and Natasha, the storytelling sisters, are authors of a series of books about a little dog called Pojo who gets itchy paws and goes off on adventures.

They have won multiple awards for their puppet making kits that accompany the stories including Teach Early Years Excellence award for Communication and Language Resource.  

As well as working with us at EYR they also run workshops for local authorities on how to use stories and creative activities to improve communication in early years as well as running literacy workshops in schools across the country.

Taking Stories Outside | 28/06/19 | 1:30pm-4:30pm

Date: 28th June 2019
Time: 1:30pm-4:30pm 
Location: Manchester
Workshop Tutors: Tonya Meers & Natasha Dennis 
Ticket Cost: £35.00 (Book Now)

Workshop Overview

A hands on practical workshop for early years practitioners, teachers and childminders showing them how to take stories outside and create a multi-sensory experience for the children.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to create opportunities for learning and making up stories outside
  • Learn how to use your environment to help children learn how to retell stories
  • Learn how to create space outside for storytellin
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Who Should Attend? 

This workshop is ideal for early years practitioners, reception teachers, primary teachers, childminders and nursery teachers.

Attendance certificate awarded.

Refreshments will be provided free of charge. For those attending both sessions, there is the opportunity to purchase lunch onsite from the Holiday Inn’s restaurant.

If you are a school or nursery looking to pay by invoice, please contact us directly to book your tickets via email at sales@earlyyearsresources.co.uk or by telephone at 0161 865 3355.

About the Tutors

Little Creative Days: Tonya Meers & Natasha Dennis

Tonya and Natasha, the storytelling sisters, are authors of a series of books about a little dog called Pojo who gets itchy paws and goes off on adventures.

They have won multiple awards for their puppet making kits that accompany the stories including Teach Early Years Excellence award for Communication and Language Resource.  

As well as working with us at EYR they also run workshops for local authorities on how to use stories and creative activities to improve communication in early years as well as running literacy workshops in schools across the country.


What others say about us ...

"I really enjoyed this training course it has definitely opened my eyes to how I will relay stories. The leaders of this courser were great and made it very enjoyable"

Stacey Holmes, Little Pippins Pre School

"Overall a brilliant course in how to make story time more fun and how to cater for children with additional languages"

Jojo Lillis, Trees Nursery

"The trainers were very patient and knowledgeable. Very friendly atmosphere. I learnt a lot and now have a bank of new ideas"

Keeley Carter Grove, Primary School


Getting There

 

The EYR Workshops are based at the Holiday Inn Express in Trafford Park – just 2 minutes away from the Trafford Centre and M60 Junction 9.

Holiday Inn Express
TRAFFORDCITY
2 Mercury Way
Stretford
Manchester 
M41 7PA