Category: Children

  • kids at play

    kids at play

    Kids at Play Active Play is a free ACT Government program that offers training and resources for early childhood education and care services in the ACT.The KAPAP training has been designed to help early childhood educators feel confident to promote active play and teach fundamental movement skills (FMS) to children aged 3 to 5 in […]

  • Assignments stimulate independent thinking

    Assignments stimulate independent thinking

    Self-monitoring depends on the two processes of establishing goals and receiving feedback from others and from oneself. You can encourage your students to self-monitor by helping them develop their use of self and peer assessment to see whether the strategies they were using were effective for achieving learning goals.The aim here is a gradual, step-by-step […]

  • Hands on exercises accelerate learning

    Hands on exercises accelerate learning

    This article describes team-based, interpersonal, and individual hands-on activities that enhance out-of-the-box creative thinking. The activities are designed to be inquiry-based, and to allow for self-exploration of problems and solutions. Some of them encourage work in a self-paced mode, and other promote group competitions, thinking and discussions. Students are encouraged to find multiple, imaginative, intuitive […]