Exploring the curriculum

Curriculum for Excellence is for all children and young people in all educational settings, and it should support them in a range of ways which help to maximise their potential.

This new enriched curriculum needs to be coherent, more flexible, include all children from 3 to 18 and focus on the needs of every child and young person.

The following videos include footage from pre-school and primary.

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Reflective questions

  • How can we build upon current practice to incorporate the values, purposes and principles of Curriculum for Excellence?

  • How well do the following important curriculum themes impact on learning?

    • Enterprise
    • Citizenship
    • Sustainable development
    • International education
    • Creativity
  • How can we use the experiences and outcomes in our planning to maximise the impact of these themes?