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.

  • 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

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 training 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 INSET is appropriate for EYFS staff.

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


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