12 May 2020

Building the Foundations for Early Mathematics

Location: Carlisle & Eden

13 May 2020

Enjoying music together

Location: Oxfordshire

19 May 2020

Forest School

Location: West Cumbria

11 Jun 2020

Beach School

Location: West Cumbria


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Nicola Burke

Areas of expertise:
  • Musical Development in Early Childhood
  • Creativity
  • Music within the Prime and Specific areas of the EYFS
  • The Characteristics of Effective Learning – in Music
  • Enabling Musical Environments
  • Enabling Auditory Environments
  • Effective planning for music making
  • Observing and documenting children’s musical play
  • Active music listening

Nicola has worked extensively as a music specialist in a range of early years settings and on a range of action research projects in London, Birmingham, Portsmouth, Southampton, Hampshire, Surrey, Staffordshire and West Sussex. Her passion for recognising and valuing young children’s music making ...

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