Planning Packs

Are you looking for inspiration for your teaching and learning?

Marmalade Planning Packs are bursting with ideas to enhance your continuous provision. They are linked to the ages and stages of development for babies, toddlers and preschool children in your setting. They allow you to set up exciting invitations to play that will hook your children in.

A whole month’s worth of ideas across all 7 areas of learning, written by a qualified teacher with over 20 year’s experience working in Early Years.

Ensure that you have age-appropriate intentions for your provision that challenge children.

sample of planning packs
“The packs are amazing!”
Maramalade clubs logo of a sun
Tanya McDonald

Assistant Headteacher 
Hazelbury Primary School

Are you looking for inspiration for your teaching and learning?

Marmalade Planning Packs are bursting with ideas to enhance your continuous provision. They are linked to the ages and stages of development for babies, toddlers and preschool children in your setting. They allow you to set up exciting invitations to play that will hook your children in.

A whole month’s worth of ideas across all 7 areas of learning, written by a qualified teacher with over 20 years’ experience working in Early Years.

Ensure that you have age-appropriate intentions for your provision that challenge children.

sample of planning packs
“The packs are amazing!”
Maramalade clubs logo of a sun
Tanya McDonald

Assistant Headteacher 
Hazelbury Primary School

What do you get?

Baby Planning Pack

This focuses on the PRIME areas of learning. There is a focus nursery rhyme to explore every week. This helps to develop each baby's awareness of language and rhythm.

There are ideas for different themes every month that link with the world around us. Babies are encouraged to explore each nursery rhyme and theme through sensory and physical play. Communication and language skill development is weaved through all of the planning ideas.

The ideas will help practitioners to create exciting and stimulating play opportunities which will allow babies to explore new ideas and develop their interests.

Toddler Planning Pack

This pack has been developed to support children's learning in the toddler room. Each month, a selection of quality books, songs and rhymes are introduced to hook the children's interest.

There are lots of ideas for invitations to play and learn that are based on the seasons. The ideas help the children to understand the world around them. This pack supports child-centred learning. There is a strong focus on the prime areas of learning, promoting sensory play, physical development, communication and language and social skills. Children can also be introduced to simple concepts in all 7 areas of learning.

The pack contains lots of ideas for enhancing your continuous provision and creating excitement to spark toddler's interests. Use the pack as a base for your children's learning and then observe them to see where they take it next...

Preschool Planning Pack

This pack has been developed to support children's learning in the preschool room. Each month a literacy-rich book is introduced to hook the children's interest.

There are lots of ideas for invitations to play and learn that are based around ideas from the book. Some ideas are seasonal, to support the children to understand the world around them. This pack supports child-centred learning. It includes lots of 'teachable moments' where children can be introduced to simple concepts in all 7 areas of learning.

It also contains lots of ideas for enhancing your continuous provision and creating excitement to spark children's interests. Use the pack as a base for your children's learning and then observe them to see where they take their next adventure.

Buy a Yearly Planning Pack Subscription...

The pack will be emailed to you one week before the start of every month

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