Supported by Waltham Forest

Characteristics of Effective Learning


Tue, 28 Apr 2020 09:00 - 14:00


St Saviour’s School, 33 Verulam Avenue, E17 8ER


Early Years, Childcare & Business Development Service

Course Code:



• The EYFS in relation to the COEL and planning
• Motivating children to learn
• Bloom’s taxonomy
• Expectations from Ofsted
• The adult role in implementing the COEL in practice


This training session will help you understand the three key ‘Characteristics of Effective Learning’ - Engagement, Motivation, and Thinking. These characteristics must be central to the planning and guiding of children’s activities. We will look at the characteristics in action at an outstanding setting as well was plan ideas for your setting.


? Know what the Characteristics of Effective Learning are.
? Know what they look like in practice and activities that promote each one of the characteristics.
? Have considered activities that will lead to the Characteristics being showcased

Booking information:

Maximum of 1 delegate per school/setting. Refreshments will be provided

There is a booking fee of £10per delegate.

For general booking queries and information, please contact or phone 020 8496 2909


EYFS practitioners or assistants. Ideally those working with children aged 3 and 4.