Awe & Wonder in Early Childhood
Awe & Wonder in Early Childhood

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Our approach

The Curiosity Approach® is a modern day approach to Early Childhood. It’s a beautiful recipe book of wonderful ingredients, carefully mixed together with experience, passion and a love of Early Childhood.

Be Curious, Have Fun, Make a Difference!
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A mini course for you - whether you've just come across The Curiosity Approach or you're on the accreditation journey.

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The CRIB

CRIB is the home of ALL things curious. Updated monthly with resources, downloads and all you’ll need to help you on your curious journey.

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Join The Curiosity Approach academy, transform your setting, and make your way to becoming accredited.

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Want to inspire more children? Join our Curiosity Approach network of brand ambassadors on the road!

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Spreading the Curiosity

Who our approach has helped

ABC Day Nursery
Andrea's Childcare
Blackfield Nursery
Brightkids
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Early Steps
First Steps Pre-school
Giggles
Joanne's Outstanding Childcare
Knighton Day Nursery
Little Gems
Love2Learn
New Shoots
Nina's Nursery
Rainbow Day Nursery
Rosedene
Sleepy Hollow
Squirrels
Stepping Stones
Tanglin Trust
The Big Picture
The Nest Nursery
Tiny Toes
Wellies
Wildawood Forest School
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Begin Your Journey

Our desire is to empower and ignite passion and excitement in Early Childhood Educators. Giving you the tools and knowledge to enable you to create a culture of curiosity, awe and wonder embedded at the heart of your setting.



Get all the tools

The Curiosity Crib

Well the Curiosity Crib provides the imagination AND slashes the work needed – because it’s packed with resources that you can download and use.

It’s a god-send to any setting that’s serious about doing the best they can for their children...

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Earn your stripes

Become accredited

We aim to inspire practitioners and have created a solution to aid you to overcome your learning environment obstacles – The Curiosity Approach Accreditation Toolkit.

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Come together once a month to collaborate and learn with a group of like-minded people. Book your tickets here!

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Giving you endless gateways, ideas and tools to bring
The Curiosity Approach to your setting.

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Some kind words from

Our Curious Pioneers

"What a journey it has been! I am beyond proud to be accredited!"


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Kelly Vaughan

Kelly's Childminding

“We'd started to use in the moment planning and begun to ditch the plastic, introducing loose parts, natural and found resources. It was going well, but we felt something was missing. Then we saw The Curiosity Approach and everything fell into place. This was what we were striving for – to step outside our comfort zones with the same goal in mind.”

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Kay Garner

Knighton Nursery

“Stephanie Bennett and Lyndsey Hellyn have helped me find my sparkle! My nursery has never been so full of creative, enthusiastic and engaged staff and children! The Curiosity Approach has been a great support for me and my staff and has given us the confidence to let our imaginations run wild! It has been fun developing my nursery and finding my true ethos.”

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Lisa Wakley-Davies

Little Stars Nursery

“We know children are naturally inquisitive, however The Curiosity Approach ethos promotes curiosity, awe and wonder in Early Childhood. Creating beautiful and aesthetically pleasing play spaces for children using provocations, loose parts and open-end resources. It’s amazing to see us all have light bulb moments, maybe epiphanies which inspired us to make wondrous changes.”

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Neil Dudman

PearTree Childcare & Your Nursery Business Owner

"It is such an achievement for myself and my team for be on this journey. I believe we will always be on this journey constantly reflecting and thriving to be the best we can. I couldn't of achieved this without my staff and the Curiosity Academy sites and ideas. It was amazing to come to Birmingham and see the nurseries and implement this to mine.

I believe after all this journey it's the children that have made the most achievements. The progression, development and imaginations grow everyday and its a joy to watch and my passion for Early Years has been reignited".

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Laura Ali

Little Leaders Childcare

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Curious bits & Bobs

Looking to start an autumn ritual ?

Looking to start an autumn ritual ?

At The Curiosity Approach®️ we follow a mindful approach and move forward from planned activities and routines.  ...

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How can you bring technology into Early Years WITHOUT using computers?

How can you bring technology into Early Years WITHOUT using computers?

Technology 📺🕹📟🤖 Many people ask “how can we incorporate technology at a Curiosity Approach setting if w...

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Is it time to celebrate tattoos in the Early Childhood workplace?

Is it time to celebrate tattoos in the Early Childhood workplace?

At The Curiosity Approach® we are inspired by the curriculum of New Zealand, Te Whāriki, whereby our settin...

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