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Schema Play

This two and a half hour course is for all Early Years and Childcare Practitioners and focusses on Schema Play.
The aim of this course is to support you in increasing your awareness of the function and importance of schema play and how this can be used to inform planning.
If you apply what you have learnt in this course you will be able to;

  • Explain what child development theories link to the concept of schematic play and the impact this has on practice.
  • Explain why recognising and supporting schema play is important.
  • Observe and identify schema play.
  • Support children’s schemas through planning and resourcing.
  • Evaluate the learning taking place whilst children are engaged in schema play.
  • his course has been arranged for Early Years settings. Other groups are welcome to attend, but please read the course costs below before booking.

    Course Costs
    Training Subscription members can book onto this course at no additional cost as you have already paid into our training subscription scheme and you will use tokens for payment for this course. The number of tokens each course requires can be found in the Course Brochure. We will take the tokens used off your total and send you a monthly report so you know how many you have used.

    Please check that you have enough tokens to purchase this course before you book. If not, you have the option to purchase additional tokens at any time, please email for details. Alternatively, you can book using the ‘pay-as-you-go’ rate.

    IPEH staff, should contact the Practice Improvement team if they wish to attend.

    Schools who are not part of the Early Years Training Subscription, PVI Care Providers, members of the public and West Sussex County Council staff are required to pay the pay-as-you-go rate. Schools may join the Early Years Training Subscription scheme. Details are available on the West Sussex County Council Website.

    Places on this event are non-refundable, if you are unable to attend please consider substituting your booking.
    Early Years
    Early Years
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    Rebecca Martland
    Learning and Development Admin (
    SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
    Session 1Saturday 1 February 202010:00 - 12:30Kings Church - Burgess HillTBA
    SessionSession Details
    Session 1
    Saturday 1 February 2020

    10:00 - 12:30

    Kings Church - Burgess Hill