“At DVIS we want all the children to think about HOW they learn as well as about WHAT they are learning. These learning powers will be woven into and throughout our learning and broad and balanced curriculum.”
We will be focusing on one learning power a term and this term we are finding out more about resourcefulness. We have chosen Miss Curious as a symbol for this!
Questioning - Asking questions of yourself and others. Being curious and playful with ideas – delving beneath the surface of things.
Making Links - Seeing connections between disparate events and experiences – building patterns – weaving a web of understanding.
Imagining - Using your imagination and intuition to put yourself through the new experiences or to explore possibilities. Wondering What if…?
Reasoning - Calling up your logical and rational skills to work things out methodically and rigorously; constructing good arguments, and spotting the flaws in others'.
Capitalising - Drawing on the full range of resources from the wider world – other people, books, the Internet, past experience, future opportunities...