The Education Network for Waltham Forest
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Unique Child

Early Years Foundation Stage

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Every child is a unique individual with their own characteristics and temperament.

Development is a continuous, complex interaction of environmental and genetic factors in which the body, brain and behaviour become more complex. Babies and children mature at different rates and at different times in their lives.

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Tuesday, 24 January, 2017
Last updated: 24 January 2017 by Barry Fong