The Characteristics of Effective Learning underpin learning and development across all areas and support the child to remain an effective and motivated learner.
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
Enjoying achieving what they set out to do
Creating and thinking critically – thinking
Having their own ideas
Choosing ways to do things
You will find these statements on display throughout our classroom. We ensure that our children become aware of themselves as learners through our learning dinosaurs. We use 'Word Week' to support the children in thinking about their learning. Every week a child from each key group will bring home a learning dinosaur when they have demonstrated super learning.
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Meet our Learning Dinosaurs