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Ensuring that play is purposeful: EYFS

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Last updated on 19 April 2017
School types: All · School phases: Nursery, Primary
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How can we ensure that play is purposeful? We refer to what the EYFS framework and the Ofsted inspection handbook say about purposeful play and its balance with adult-led activities. We also relay advice from two of our associate education experts on ensuring that play is purposeful.

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