Curriculum

CURRICULUM INFORMATION

Characteristics of Effective Learning

PLAYING AND EXPLORING

ENGAGEMENT – Finding out and exploring, Playing with what they know, Being willing to “have a go”

ACTIVE LEARNING

MOTIVATION – Being involved and concentrating, Keep trying, Enjoying achieving what they set out to do

CREATIVE AND CRITICAL THINKING

THINKING – Having their own ideas, Making links, Working with ideas

 

 

Areas of Learning and Development

PRIME AREAS

PERSONAL, SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL  DEVELOPMENT РMaking Relationships, Sense of Self, Understanding Feelings

PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT – Moving and Handling, Health and Self-care

COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE – Listening and Attention, Understanding, Speaking

SPECIFIC AREAS

LITERACY – Reading, Writing

MATHEMATICS – Mathematics

UNDERSTANDING THE WORLD – People and Communities, The World, Technology,

EXPRESSIVE ARTS AND DESIGN – Creating with Materials, Being Imaginative and Expressive