Discovery Time

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.