Personal, social and emotional development (Prime area)

Personal Social and Emotional Development at Thornton Heath Nursery School involves:

  • Supporting the children to successfully part from their parents and settle into the nursery setting
  • Helping the children to develop a sense of confidence and positive self esteem
  • Promoting and developing independent learners who are able to make their own choices and decisions
  • Developing collaborative skills
  • Developing the ability to concentrate
  • Fostering perseverance
  • Developing an understanding of right and wrong
  • Teaching the children to respect and value others
  • Supporting the children to form appropriate relationships with all of the adults and children in the nursery