"But critics claim the revised pre-school curriculum still places an over-emphasis on desk-based tuition, with children forced to spend too much time practicing reading, writing, spelling and basic numeracy."|
I call bollocks on that. He couldn't read or write (and therefore spell) until he got to school. Basic numeracy is counting to 10.
The nursery didn't have any desks for desk-based learning...
Not as nice as I used to be