South Ossett Infants’ Academy Curriculum – Foundation Stage

We follow the new Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum which has prime and specific areas.

Communication and Language

  • Listening, Attention and Understanding
  • Speaking

Personal, Social and Emotional Development

  • Self-Regulation
  • Managing Self
  • Building Relationships

Physical Development

  • Gross Motor Skills
  • Fine Motor Skills


  • Comprehension
  • Word Reading
  • Writing


  • Number
  • Numerical Patterns

Understanding the World

  • Past and Present
  • People, Culture and Communities
  • The Natural World

Expressive Arts and Design

  • Creating with Materials
  • Being Imaginative and Expressive

For details of our Curriculum, please return to the Curriculum page