10.00 am - Coffee & registration
10.30 am - Welcome – Helen Mitchell, Chair of Carlisle & Eden Branch
10.45 – 12.30 pm - Anna Ephgrave : ‘Planning in the Moment’
12.30 – 1.30 pm - Lunch and a chance to make some lovely purchases at Hill’s Books
1.30 – 3.15 pm - Pete Moorhouse : ‘The Wonder of Woodwork’
3.30 pm - Close
Anna Ephgrave - Anna has been an Advanced Skills Teacher and Assistant Headteacher, leading and developing a very successful Early Years team for over twenty years. She is passionate about the need for children to feel both confident and independent. Outdoor learning and risk-taking play a large part in the experience she offers children. She has also written several books, including The Reception Year In Action and The Nursery Year in Action.
Pete Moorhouse - Pete is the author of “Woodwork in Early Years Education”. The focus of his work is encouraging creative and critical thinking in young children and his work is inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach.