King’s Cross Academy
4 Wollstonecraft Street
King’s Cross
London N1C 4BT

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Teaching in the early years is often done through collaborative play, where the child learns through a range of games and purposeful, structured activities

Emyr FairburnHead Teacher
Early years

Early years

Learning in Nursery and Reception classes follow the same principles outlined in the Academy’s vision and concentrate on seven areas comprised of prime and specific areas of learning.

The prime areas of learning are:

  • communication and language (reading, writing, speaking and listening)
  • physical development
  • personal, social and emotional development

The specific areas of learning are:

  • literacy
  • mathematics
  • understanding the world
  • expressive arts and design

Teaching in the early years is often done through collaborative play, where the child learns through a range of games and purposeful, structured activities

Emyr FairburnHead Teacher