BTEC Level 3 National Children's Play, Learning & Development (Early Years Educator)

Fully updated and revised for the 2014 Early Years Educator criteria

  • Written by Penny Tassoni and an expert author team of BTEC teachers, verifiers and early years professionals so you can be sure the content is reliable, relevant and of the highest quality.
  • Student Book 2 includes all the units needed to complete the Extended Certificate, Certificate or Diploma and a selection of popular specialist units.

Unit 11: Reflective Practice
Unit 12: The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)*
Unit 13: Research Skills*
Optional Specialist units
Unit 14: Health, Education and Social Services for Children and Their Families*
Unit 15: Food and Mealtimes in the Early Years*
Unit 16: Working With Children Under 3 Years*
Unit 17: Working With Children in Home-based Care
Unit 19: Working With Children Who Have Additional Needs*
Unit 21: Supporting Children’s Imaginative Play*
Unit 25: Promoting Children’s Development Outdoors*
*Teaching and Assessment Packs available for these units.

Contains many features to aid learning and teaching:

  • Activities and Reflections provide additional ideas for lessons and homework tasks.
  • Case studies and Theory in Practices add the important real-world focus, so you don’t have to spend time looking for your own examples.
  • Assessment Zones and Assessment Practices guide learners through internal and external assessment, with practice questions to help them achieve their potential. 
  • Ready for Work features at the end of each chapter include guidance from employers explaining what they are looking for from a placement learner and from employees in general. This feature will really help learners prepare for their work placements and brush up on the practical skills employers require.
Part of BTEC National CPLD (Early Years Educator) from 2014

Product details

Production date:September 2014