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Supporting Reading in the EYFS: Practical Ways to Develop a Reading-Rich Environment to Develop a Love of Reading in Children

Reading is a fundamental part of a child’s early development. Whilst developing a child’s phonological awareness is vital, so is developing a love of reading. Ofsted’s New Inspection Framework also places more emphasis on reading than ever before.

  • Increase your understanding of Ofsted expectations for reading in the early years
  • Develop your understanding of early reading skills
  • Explore ways to enhance reading provision within your setting
  • School-wide licence for everyone at your school
1 hour
Access For
30 Days
£99.00 + VAT

About this course

This on-demand short course costs just £99+VAT for a school-wide licence, providing 30 days access to every member of staff in your school.

For further information on how to purchase this training, please take a look at the 'About on-demand training' section below.

Course overview:

Early years environments are a unique space where children can learn through discovery, exploration and play, and reading should play a pivotal part in this development. Parents also have a vital role to play.

This short course will:

  • Support you in finding the balance between early phonics instruction and developing a love of reading
  • Provide you with practical ways to promote a love of reading in your setting
  • Suggest ways to engage parents in reading and sharing books with their children


  • Early years practitioners
  • Early years leads
  • Staff new to the early years

About on-demand training

The school-wide licence for this short course costs just £99+VAT and provides access to every member of staff at your school.

By purchasing this on-demand training:

  • The course will be made available to every member of staff in your school to watch for a period of 30 days.
  • Every member of staff in your school can log in independently from home or wherever they are.
  • Your team can watch the training at a time that suits them - on-demand - and will be able to pause or rewind to review sections.

How to purchase:

To buy a school-wide licence for this short course, please click one of the 'Add To Basket' buttons below and complete the checkout process to place your order. You will receive an automated email with further instructions on how to provide access to the rest of the staff at your school.

£99.00 + VAT