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Reflectiveness

What it is

  • Positive behaviours and attitudes to learning
  • Important for life-long learning
  • Encapsulated in the acronym, PRAISE


What it means

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  • Think back
  • Learn from their experiences
  • Apply what they have learnt to do it









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Why is it important

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  • Helps children gain knowledge and apply what they have learnt to different situations in the future









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How can you nurture reflectiveness in your children?


You can nurture reflectiveness in your children by designing the learning environment, planning meaningful learning experiences, and modelling through appropriate behaviour and language. Check out the photo story below for some ideas!

Design the learning environment

Set up displays within the classroom with questions to promote children's reflection

Design the learning environment

Use class displays to provide opportunities for children to revisit their work

Design the learning environment

Use class displays to provide opportunities for children to revisit their work

Design the learning environment

Use class displays to provide opportunities for children to revisit their work

Plan meaningful learning experiences

Invite the children to ask questions to clarify their learning

Plan meaningful learning experiences

Provide opportunities to express and share their feelings, thoughts and opinions about their learning experiences

Plan meaningful experiences

Let the children engage in guided reflection, both individually and in a group

Plan meaningful experiences

Let the children engage in guided reflection, both individually and in a group

Model through appropriate language and behaviour

Verbalise your own reflections


Shall I Take a Bite?


The main character in the story goes through the reflective process. Use this story to guide children through the process of "Think Back, Learn from it, Do it better"!

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Shall I Take a Bite


The main character in the story goes through the reflective process. Use this story to guide children through the process of "Think Back, Learn from it, Do it better"!

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