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But I Just Want to Play! Practical Ways to Support Reluctant Learners

Despite the wide variety of activities and learning opportunities available within a setting, there are always some children who are difficult to engage in certain areas of learning.

  • Give practical suggestions on how to engage reluctant learners
  • Suggest ways to encourage children to take part in different learning activities
  • Explore how you can deepen engagement by following children's interests
  • School-wide licence for everyone at your school
1 hour
Access For
30 Days
£99.00 + VAT

About this course

This on-demand short course costs just £99+VAT for a school-wide licence, providing 30 days access to every member of staff in your school.

For further information on how to purchase this training, please take a look at the 'About on-demand training' section below.

Course overview:

We all know that not all children respond in the same way to the same stimulus, which is why it is important to have a range of strategies and approaches to encourage children to engage with learning. This course will: 

  • Provide you with a range of strategies for engaging reluctant learners
  • Look at the use of challenge for engagement
  • Support you in involving parents in order to support children’s engagement


  • Early years practitioners
  • Early years leads
  • Staff new to the early years

About on-demand training

The school-wide licence for this short course costs just £99+VAT and provides access to every member of staff at your school.

By purchasing this on-demand training:

  • The course will be made available to every member of staff in your school to watch for a period of 30 days.
  • Every member of staff in your school can log in independently from home or wherever they are.
  • Your team can watch the training at a time that suits them - on-demand - and will be able to pause or rewind to review sections.

How to purchase:

To buy a school-wide licence for this short course, please click one of the 'Add To Basket' buttons below and complete the checkout process to place your order. You will receive an automated email with further instructions on how to provide access to the rest of the staff at your school.

£99.00 + VAT