Independent Learning


What is Independent Learning?

• Completing all homework 

• Revising

• Exam Practice

• Using notes and work from the lesson to help you prepare for the following lesson

• Doing things outside of your learning situation in school

What prevents you from being an Independent Learner?

We want to know what stops you from being an independent learner?  This could be to do with space, resources, not knowing how to do something, becoming distracted.

Please complete the survey on the link below. We will use this to offer supportive strategies from September 2017 onwards.

Why is independent learning important?

Independent learning is not just important to become a good student. The skills you gain are transferrable to most jobs. These include:

• Independence

• Increased resilience

• Motivation

• Initiative

• Time Management

• Organisation and multi-tasking

• Strong Reading and Writing Skills