topics - examples

The 74 topics in our Learning Together Programme (LTP) each contain key child development information along with practical guidance, activities and ORIM links, which help meet the topic aims - see examples below. If you're a LTP-trained practitioner you can download topics, session plans, parent handouts etc from the log-in Members Area, or buy a printed copy of the topics in the Programme Folder

> Strand map - one-page list of all 74 topics, by strand.

LTP Topic Aims Map - a useful overview highlighting the breadth of the Programme's coverage.

The links below show a screenshot of a topic from each of the five strands of learning - these (along with related session plans) support practitioners' planning:  

> Treasure baskets – babies making choices topic (scroll through all five pages) | personal, social and emotional development strand

> Mark making topic (first page) | early literacy strand

> Maths in everyday routines topic (first page) | early maths strand

> Making the most of food and mealtimes topic (first page) | health and physical development strand

Musical interactions topic (first page) | communication and language strand

The following are examples of the online resources available to all LTP-trained practitioners for one of the 74 topics - shown here for the Musical Interactions topic:

> Topic  [for practitioners]

> Session plan - Question | Session plan - Message Session plan - Activity  [for practitioners - adaptable - choice of talk-time focus]

> Topic card  [for practitioners to share topic focus with parents and/or to decide which topics to cover]

> Topic handout  [for parents/carers]

> Things to do at home handout  [for parents/carers]

> Peep Tip [handout and/or shared via @PeepleCentre facebook and twitter]

‘In the past I would not so much talk or read to my daughter because I thought she was too young to understand, but after seeing her response to everything at Peep it has improved my help towards her talking and listening.' (Peep parent)