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Understanding the world

In general this area covers: People, culture and communities, the natural world and past/present.

Some examples of this might include:

  • finding out about the natural world and how it works.
  • finding out about the man made world and how it works.
  • using our senses in hands on exploration.
  • care for the world around us
  • exploring seasons
  • looking at families, communities and occupations.
  • starting to put together ideas about past and present and the links between them.
  • beginning to learn about their locality and its special features.
  • learning about their own and other cultures.
  • finding out about different countries.