Life-Based Learning

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The Forum is proposing a development of the subject-based approach to learning for 5- to 11-year-old children. We call our approach ‘life-based’.

A life-based curriculum for children aged 5 to 11 mirrors the three areas of life — the individual, society and the physical world.

All learning is organised into life themes:

In the ‘Self‘ area of life children learn about and how to manage:

In the ‘Society‘ area of life children learn about and how to manage:

In the ‘World‘ area of life children learn about and how to manage:

The individual subjects that make up traditional curriculums are taught through the nine themes.