What is a learning journal?
A learning journal is a record of each child’s learning and shows snap shots of children’s achievements and progress in relation to the EYFS. Not every activity they do will be recorded, however there should be a new entry each week - sometimes more sometimes less.
Can I add things to my child’s learning journal?
Yes, registered parents and relatives can add things to the learning journals; You can also reply to observations staff have made.
Who can see my child’s learning journal?
Only staff at Haven can see all of the children's learning journeys.
Only registered parents and relatives can access to see your childrens journal.
Occasionally there maybe children in the background of photos or children may be working together, if you do not wish your child to be on photos that may appear in others learning journals, please let staff know.
How do you log in?
You just need your username – which is the email address you have given us and the password that you set up the first time you log on.
You can either go through the web page or download the app.
How can you be part of your child's learning journal?
As a registered parent or relative, you can add comments, photo’s or small video clips. These can include things like:
Have you had any special visitors?
Anything you have made at home?
Any special celebrations at home?
Or anything else you would like to share with us?
What will happen to the information when my child leaves Haven Nursery School?
When your child leaves we will export the journal to a PDF and provide this on a USB stick for you to keep! You will be able to purchase a Haven USB with all their memories from reception. Alternatively, Your child’s journal will also be transferred to their new school if they also use Tapestry so you can continue the journey there.