Writing Learning Stories With thanks to Margaret Carr and Wendy Lee who created these gems, have the deepest ideas, and offer here the most comprehensive place to look. The storyteller shares a tale of emergence, speaking to the child, to the child's family, to guests, and to ourselves as observers and educators. A Learning Story builds This page showcases examples of Learning Stories written by practitioners from throughout AotearoaNew Zealand.
Each teacherteaching team shares their own story and teaching philosophy as well as a Learning Story they wrote for Learning stories may be a new phrase to some. So what are they and are they essential? A learning story is a narrative that describes the experiencelearning that occurred including how the child interacts during the experience or with others, conversations, interests, skills etc.
How to Write a Learning Story for a Group Using the same method as above, you can write a learning story based on a group experience. Instead of focusing on an individual child you will be focusing on the group as a whole. As it takes time to write a story, critics argue that Learning Stories are not written often enough to provide a proper record of a child's development, sometimes as little as once a month. There are still few official guidelines on how often Learning Stories should be written and what exactly they should focus on.
Learning Story These learning stories from Merindah Childrens Centre Inc were developed in partnership with 1 These learning stories aim to provide ideas for integrating the Munch& Move Program into Early Childhood Education and Care Services. The stories are categorised under the A collection of learning story examples are provided below to assist educators in discovering how various learning stories can be captured within EarlyWorks.
Looking Closely at Children Examples of Learning Stories. Here are eight Learning Stories for you to download, discuss, and offer to others in order to spread ever more widely the practice of pedagogical narration following Margaret Carr and Wendy Lees exemplars of Learning Stories.