Physical development involves providing opportunities for young children
to be active and interactive; and to develop their co-ordination, control,
and movement. Children are helped to understand the
importance of physical activity, and to make healthy choices in relation to
At Blakeney Preschool children have the opportunity to use large and small
equipment inside and outside every day. They are encouraged to take
risks, learning how to keep themselves safe, for example, when climbing
or using tools such as hammers and knives.
There is a range of healthy snacks provided every day and children have the opportunity to take part in cooking activities.