Revised Early Learning Goals: Understanding the World

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By Lorelli Mojica

This new mini-series provides new inventive ideas for activities that are geared towards each of the revised Early Learning Goals. This week we look at the Understanding the World Early Learning Goal (ELG).

child with globe

In this area, ‘People, Culture and Communities’ and ‘Past and Present’, replaces ‘People and Communities’ with more of a focus towards history and geography. The use of fictional and non-fictional texts will play an important role in this area as there is now an emphasis on the children’s knowledge partly being drawn from reading materials shared in class.

Activities in this article:

  1. Painters from the past
  2. Dinosaur explorers
  3. Oi! Get off our train!
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