The Big Picture diagrams of the Northern Ireland Curriculum list examples of learning experiences to be promoted and fostered throughout learning and teaching in the classroom.
Investigating and problem
Relevant and enjoyable
Linked to other curriculum areas
Active and hands on
Challenging and engaging
Varied to suit learning styles
Teachers will need to use different pedagogical approaches to give pupils such a range of experiences. These include active learning methods, which can be informed by Assessment for Learning strategies.