How to use this
self-evaluation approach to improve practice?
This approach offers a creative approach to capturing the
needs and wishes of learners using Imagine If… questions and creativity skills
activities. The process can be done with learners across all ages and stages
and takes the form of a 45-60 minute workshop that can be used with class-sized
The Imagine If… statements that the process generates can
then be used to inform rich discussion around improving the curriculum that
your school, establishment or learning environment offers founded on the voices
The process can be used individually to support a single
planning session, or collectively as part of a broader process.
They can also be used in conjunction with the Transforming Learning Approach which offers a structured process for planning for improvement.
You can also download
examples of the Imagine if… statements created by learners from Arkleston
Primary School, Friockheim Primary School and Calderglen High School as part of
the Imagine If… Approaching the Curriculum Creatively conference, November
PDF file: Imagine If - statements (343 KB)
PDF file: Imagine If - workshop (404 KB)