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Our Total Toddlers programme is an energetic, educational & enjoyable programme for 2 - 5 year olds

Total Toddlers is a very exciting stage of our player pathway for EPC - it's a time where we introduce children to EPC and start the important stages of development & setting the correct foundations in young children aged 2 - 5. This page will include all the important details regarding Total Toddlers & the benefits we bring as part of our programme.

Total Toddlers was launched to create an enjoyable, energetic & educational programme for children aged 2 – 5 . Total Toddlers aims to provide the perfect introduction to Football by delivering a syllabus that develops children’s technical, physical, psychological & social capabilities. Our imaginative & creative programme will lay the correct foundations for long-term development by placing them in a positive learning environment.  Our programme will be delivered weekly from September – July, with each month focusing on a relevant learning theme for early years - each month we will plan & deliver a new theme to ensure each month is new and exciting for all.  

Within this page you will find the benefits to our Total Toddlers programme and how we can be a positive influence on your child’s development in their early-years. We hope you find all the relevant information within this pack, if you require any additional information, please contact the team on the details at end of this page.

OUR SESSION PHILOSOPHY & SYLLABUS

Players that attend our Total Toddlers programme are required to attend one 45-minute session per week. Each session is delivered alongside our Philosophy & Syllabus that has been personally designed by our coaching team to ensure that each session is fun, creative & imaginative to help the individual. Within our programme, we will plan and deliver sessions around our C L A S S I C player development model, with each session having a clear session objective for children to achieve. These objectives will follow our session themes that can be found on our programme syllabus.

C HARACTER – To introduce our players to a friendly, happy & welcoming environment. We are excited for all new players to meet new friends on a regular basis!

L EARNING – Fun & Learning goes together like two peas in a pod!! We will ensure every session is FUN with learning taking place at the same time.

A THLETICSM – It’s important to build physical foundations as early as possible, every session will include physical movement games to develop a young child’s ABCs & motor skills.

S PEED – Speed can be built and developed in a variety of key physical and technical learning areas, this aims to improve reaction speeds & speed of thought when making decisions & choices.

S KILL – Setting the correct technical foundations for young players to master the ball using every part of both feet - this includes ball-mastery, passing & striking.

I NTELLIGENCE – Every session will follow an imaginative story with objectives & challenges to complete, this will develop our players intelligence in making decisions to problem solve.

C REATIVITY – Whether its pretending to be a pirate, a shark or a racing car driver, we want our Toddlers to be as creative as possible!!

WHAT WILL YOUR CHILD LEARN ON OUR SYLLABUS?

All parents will receive a yearly coaching syllabus that will explain what they will be learning in further detail during each session. Our coaching team will deliver a weekly session based around 5 key learning themes; COLOUR MATCHING, BALL MANIPULATION, FINDING & EXPLORING, DIRECTIONAL GAMES AND STORY & IMAGINATIONAL ADVENTURES. Each week, we will pick a character to take us on an adventure, below are examples of session character themes that can be delivered to aid learning & creativity: -

  • UNDER THE SEA ANIMALS

  • JUNGLE ANIMALS

  • MOVIE CHARACTERS

  • CARTOON CHARACTERS

  • CARS, TRAINS & PLANES

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS TO THE TOTAL TODDLERS PROGRAMME?
  • Enjoyable & Educational Sessions – Each Total Toddlers session will have Enjoyment & Education at the very top of our session outcomes. Within our syllabus, our Coaching Team will design & deliver sessions that captures the imagination of our players in a positive learning environment – whether its colour matching, number counting or learning about new cars, trains & planes, we are here to educate in enjoyable sessions!

  • Pathways – EPC deliver our School Sports Partnership, Player Development Programme & Fun Weeks to 5 – 12 year olds in the local area, as well as providing the coaching programme for Bracknell Town Football Club. At the end of the Total Toddlers programme, we can offer further development opportunities to your son / daughter which could include an After-School Clubs in local schools, attending our Pre-Academy Centre in partnership with Bracknell Town FC, or attending one of our Football Fun Weeks in the school holidays, we have a variety of different sessions.

  • Welcome Kit – As part of the registration fee, all players will receive a Total Toddlers t-shirt, water bottle & their very own practice football to welcome them to our programme.

  • Reward Cards & Player Packs – Each child will receive a ‘player pack’ when joining the programme, this will include a Character Map reward card, progress chart & home-learning activities to further develop learning. We want to be a positive influence in every child’s learning development, both in sessions & at home, so we feel our Player Packs can inspire all players to learn in their free time with you, the parents!!

  • Progressive & Creative Coaching Team – Our Coaching Team are always thinking for new ideas to make our programmes progressive & creative for all children, this only helps our mission to inspire, develop & progress the next generation!

  • Discounted Fun Weeks -  All registered players in Reception will receive a discounted offer when attending our Fun Weeks throughout the year.

Where do we deliver our Total Toddlers session?

We currently deliver our Bracknell Total Toddlers programme on a Sunday morning for 2 + 3 year olds, 9.15am - 10.00am & 4 + 5 year olds, 10.15am - 11.00am. Both sessions are delivered from The Wayz, Calfridus Way, Bracknell, RG12 9ET

All interested players receive a free two-week trial before deciding whether to continue with our programme.

 

If you have any questions or require any additional information please email - info@e-p-c.co.uk & our team will respond to your query within 24 hours.

Our Total Toddlers Football programme is delivered on a Sunday morning at The Wayz, Calfridus Way, Bracknell, RG12 9ET.

Our 2 + 3 year old session is 9.15am - 10.00am & our 4 + 5 year old session is 10.15am - 11.00am