School Improvement & Development Conference 2023: Book your early-bird place

But I Just Want to Play! Practical Ways to Support Reluctant Learners

Despite the wide variety of activities and learning opportunities available within a setting, there are always some children who are difficult to engage in certain areas of learning. This course will consider a range of practical ways to give children opportunities to succeed.

  • Give practical suggestions on how to engage reluctant learners
  • Suggest ways to encourage children to take part in different learning activities
  • Explore how you can deepen engagement by following children's interests
1 hour
£99 + VAT
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About this course

We all know that not all children respond in the same way to the same stimulus, which is why it is important to have a range of strategies and approaches to encourage children to engage with learning. This course will: 

  • Provide you with a range of strategies for engaging reluctant learners
  • Look at the use of challenge for engagement
  • Support you in involving parents in order to support children’s engagement

This course is appropriate for EYFS staff.

  • Early years practitioners
  • Early years leads
  • Staff new to the early years

If there are no livestream dates currently planned, please contact us on
01206 625 626 or email us at and we will work with you to find a suitable date.

How to access this course

This course is easy-to-access in any of the below formats...

  • On-demand recording, with 30 days access to watch at a time and location to suit you!
  • School-wide license, for every member of staff in your school to watch for a period of 30 days. Please contact us to purchase your school-wide license for this course.
  • An INSET or after-school twilight at your school, tailored to your requirements. Contact us for your personalised quote.

Live stream and recorded courses

Recording course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
Available anytime
Pause, search and watch again for 30 days.

This course as an INSET Day

Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

Like to run this INSET DAY in your school?

Send us an enquiry and we will get in touch to talk about your school's requirements.

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