Resources, Improvement Tools and Toolkits

Early speech, language and communication

Early speech, language and communication resources


EYPP toolkit

EYPP toolkit


Improvement Audits

Reflect the minimum Early Years Foundation Stage statutory requirements.

Childminder Management and Safeguarding Audit
Group Management and Safeguarding Audit
Learning and Development Audit
Childcare Register Audit


Improvement Plan

This is a blank generic Improvement Plan which you can use to address Ofsted actions and recommendations or areas you have identified for improvement.

Generic Improvement Plan


Launchpad to Quality modules

These will help you to reflect on, and improve, practice.

Module 1: Leadership and Management
Module 2: Health and Wellbeing
Module 3: Safety and Welfare
Module 4: Learning and Development
Module 5: Online Safety
Improvement Plan: module 1
Improvement Plan: module 2
Improvement Plan: module 3
Improvement Plan: module 4
Improvement Plan: module 5


Observation, Assessment, Planning and Evaluation (OAPE) toolkit

OAPE toolkit


Observation Template

This document helps to reflect on how your practice supports the Characteristics of Effective Learning.

Observation Template


Online Safety Toolkit

Online Safety Toolkit


Parent Partnership

Parent Partnership in the EYFS

Positive Partnerships with Parents: fun-filled ideas


Physical Development

Physical Development Resources


Quality development for 2 year old provision

Will help you reflect on, and evaluate, your provision for 2 year olds.

2 year old audit


Quality development for baby provision

Will help you reflect on, and evaluate, your provision for children under 2 years old.

Under 2's audit


SEND toolkit

SEND toolkit


Transition to School

Transition to School Plan 2016

EYFS Village Project Leaflet