Life and Learning Skills

As a school we have six life and learning skills that the children work to develop that will help them to succeed in school and in their adult life. The link below explains the 6 core skills and the IMPACT this has on the children's learning.



In class the children record their achievements in these areas by colouring in their life and learning skills jigsaw. To see an example of this please click the link below.

 Life and Learning jigsaw.

Quotes that support and celebrate these skills can be read below.



To find yourself, think for yourself.” - Socrates



Always keep a positive mindset, it will improve your outlook on the world.

Roald Dahl

We must be the change we want to see.

Mahatma Gandhi

Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.

Albert Einstein



It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer

Albert Einstein

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently

Henry Ford

A failure is not always a mistake. It may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying.

B.F. Skinner


Aiming High

You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give. E. O. Wilson

You're never too old to start learning, and you're never too young to aim high and achieve great things. Asa Hutchinson

If you aim higher than you expect, you could reach higher than you dreamed.

Richard Branson



You can't use up creativity. The more you use the more you have.

Maya Angelou

Everything you can imagine is real.

Pablo Picasso

Creativity is intelligence having fun.

Albert Einstein

Creativity involves breaking out of expected patterns in order to look at things in a different way.

Edward de Bono

The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.

Sylvia Plath



When was ever honey made with one bee in a hive.

Thomas Hood

Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.

Henry Ford

Alone we can do so little. Together we can do so much.

Helen Keller

No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it.

H.E. Luccock

Many hands make light work.  

John Heywood

TEAM - Together Everyone Achieves More - author unknown