Year 1-3 children, and teachers, at Burnside Primary School enjoy Discovery Time as part of their regular weekly timetable.
Discovery Time is an activity-based programme that encourages teachers and students to explore curriculum learning and key competency development in a fun, challenging, student-directed, authentic context.
It caters for the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development of the student.
Children are given opportunities to engage in
- Play based learning
- Activity based learning
- Student directed learning
- Creative and innovative learning
and to be guided by skillful adult involvement.