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What children can expect from Curriculum for Excellence

Children can expect their learning environment to support them to:

  • Develop self-awareness, self worth and respect for others
  • Meet challenges, manage change and build relationships
  • Experience personal achievement and build resilience and confidence
  • Understand and develop physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing and social skills
  • Understand how what they eat, how active they are and how decisions they make about their behaviour and relationships affect their physical and mental wellbeing
  • Participate in a wide range of activities which promote a healthy lifestyle
  • Understand that adults in the school community have a responsibility to look after them, listen to their concerns and involve others where necessary
  • Learn about where to find help and resources to inform choices
  • Assess and manage risk and understand the impact of risk-taking behaviour
  • Reflect on their strengths and skills to help make informed choices 
  • Acknowledge diversity and understand that it is everyone's responsibility to challenge discrimination.