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LRC resources for childcare and education

Planet eStream

A collection of programmes and video clips are available online via Planet eStream. You can access Planet eStream from college, home or your mobile device.

A selection of useful programmes for your course are available below, but there are many more available when you explore Planet eStream.

Planet eStream programmes

EYFS Essentials

These short videos introduce the series of EYFS Essentials training videos which have been published by Nursery World.

Gifted and Talented - Primary Teaching and Learning

Gifted and Talented - Primary Teaching and Learning

This programme shows how two inner city primary schools have implemented the Gifted and Talented programme.

 

Child Development: Babies Minds

Child Development: Babies Minds

A critical review of the theories of Jean Piaget and Melanie Klein on infant mental representation.

Britain's Biggest Primary School - Series

Britain's Biggest Primary School - Series

Observational series about Gascoigne primary school which has more than 1,100 pupils.

Outdoor Learning with Forest School

Outdoor Learning with Forest School

Year 1 children from Charlbury School, Oxfordshire make one of their regular visits to a local wood.

The Importance of Play

The Importance of Play

Using play activities to help develop language and communication skills.

Supernanny - Series

Jo Frost uses no-nonsense parenting techniques to help American families get back on track.

 

DVDs

A selection of educational DVDs are available in the LRC and can be found on the book shelves using their class mark. All DVDs can only be borrowed for seven days; if you would like to keep them for longer you will need to renew them.

DVDs useful for your course

Firm Foundations for Early Literacy
Attachment and Holistic Development DVD
Learning Through Play DVD
Physical Development 0 - 12 months DVD
Storysack DVD
Heuristic play with objects
Supporting Early Literacy