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Learn more about your child's development with our free online sessions

Family Corner is published by the Early Years Alliance — a registered educational charity that delivers care and learning to over 800,000 families every year.

The Early Years Alliance is pleased to offer a series of free online Parent Connect events specifically designed for parents to teach them about key areas of children’s development.

Below are October's dates so please feel free to get involved and sign up for a free session.

Outside fun — To explore and discuss activities and ideas for outdoor play, and to learn about the many benefits that this has for children.

9 Oct 1pm – 2pm

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Fun with cooking - Exploring cooking, nutrition, mealtime routines and diet; sharing the key messages from the HENRY approach.

14 Oct 7pm – 8pm

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Songs and Rhymes - To explore and discuss why songs and nursery rhymes are such important learning opportunities for young children and discover how parents and carers can support their children’s learning through songs and rhyme.

30 Oct 11am – 12pm

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If you have any problems booking on to an event please contact our admin team on: eastmidlands@eyalliance.org.uk



If you have any problems booking on to an event please contact the Alliance admin team on: eastmidlands@eyalliance.org.uk

Family sessions on YouTube

We also have a big library of free videos for you on our YouTube channel.

We have around 100 videos created by our early years experts.

There are sing-a-longs, rhyme and story times, games, activities and cooking sessions. 

Plus there are some really useful sessions for parents too on topics such as numeracy, mindfulness, treasure baskets and mark making that will help you to help your child develop and learn.

Activities playlist 

Stories, songs and rhyme time playlist 

Big Cook Little Cook playlist 

Sessions for parents

Full Family Sessions playlist


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