Live Theatre

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The Nursery World Show 2019 had great array of free presentations for visitors in the Live Theatre on the exhibition floor. These free-to-attend presentations, delivered by leading suppliers and advocates, took place at the centre of the show throughout both days. View the 2019 programme of sessions below. 



Time Information
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Magical Moments

Steve and Christine Doubtfire, owners, Smarties/Cedar House Day Nurseries, TTS
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Developing effective practice for children with SEND

Alex Grady, education development officer, nasen
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Instant, impacting ideas to boost physical development

Helen Battelley, early years movement consultant, Music + Movement
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Healthy practice, healthy children

Gary Simpson, senior programme manager, LEYF
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Baseline assessment: why it doesn’t add up

Nancy Stewart, vice chair, TACTYC -Association for professional development in early years, TACTYC on behalf of More Than a Score
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Instant, impacting ideas to boost physical development

Helen Battelley, early years movement consultant, Music + Movement
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
The LEYF view of the child

Gary Simpson, senior programme manager, LEYF
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Loving Maths – Story-led, physically active preschool numeracy

Gavin Mair, founder, Numberfit
Time Information
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Magical Moments

Steve and Christine Doubtfire, owners, Smarties/Cedar House Day Nurseries, TTS
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Developing effective practice for children with SEND

Alex Grady, education development officer, nasen
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Taking EYFS to China - opportunities, challenges and recommendations

Steven Yang, chief executive, Opal Education
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Healthy practice, healthy children

Gary Simpson, senior programme manager, LEYF
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Baseline: the beginning of testing times

Elaine Bennett, EYFS/Yr1 leader, Keeping Early Years Unique founder, early years consultant and author, Keeping Early Years Unique on behalf of More Than A Score
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tree Top Toddlers - sport through stories

James, Alex, and Jonathan Bone, Directors, Tree Top Toddlers Limited
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
The LEYF view of the child

Gary Simpson, senior programme manager, LEYF
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Loving Maths – Story-led, physically active preschool numeracy

Gavin Mair, founder, Numberfit