Research and analysis

Childminding: using arts and crafts to boost children’s learning

This publication was withdrawn on 25 February 2016

This good practice example has been withdrawn as it is older than 3 years and may no longer reflect current policy.

Ofsted good practice example about a childminder who offers a wide range of creative experiences and arts and crafts activities.



The childminder offers arts and crafts activities through which children’s creativity, originality, curiosity and exploration are especially valued. This helps them progress across all areas of learning.