Early years resources

Welcome to myNDNA, National Day Nurseries Association's early years and childcare community.

Packed with early years resources including best practice tips, childcare activities, factsheets, online training and more. View this week's activity and tip below.

Coronavirus disclaimer - Legislation and policy guidance change regularly. It is the responsibility of the setting to review the latest COVID-19 guidance from the Government when undertaking these activities.

Activity of the week: Halloween sensory bucket

Is your setting ready for Halloween? This week's myNDNA activity focuses on children using their spooky senses to explore a themed collection of objects and talk about what they're seeing and touching, encouraging them to use a wide vocabulary. The activity can be used for Halloween or other events.
 View this activity here or View all activities here

Tip of the week: Alternative ways to have fun at Halloween

There may be some children in your nursery or setting who don’t take part in, or enjoy, Halloween. This could be because the child might find it too scary or it might be for religious reasons. This week's top tips aim to help you support all members of your community whilst enjoying Halloween.

View these tips here  or View all tips here

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