Leading the thinking, doing, talking approach in primary science NY001 / A18
This course is based upon the highly successful ‘Thinking, Doing, Talking Science’ project from Oxford which works on the premise that science lessons which are most successful at engaging and motivating pupils and raising their attainment feature more practical activity, deeper thinking, more discussion, less (but more focused) writing and more questioning.
You will learn how to improve the level of conceptual challenge in primary science lessons by encouraging pupils’ higher order thinking and promoting talk. Research has shown that this approach has a positive impact on pupil’s attitudes to science, science lessons and practical work in particular.
This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
You will be able to:
- clarify appropriate standards of expectation in primary science and provide a rich and stimulating environment for children
- develop a range of strategies to promote learning using higher level thinking skills, effective questioning and discussion
- become more confident in delivering a range of practical enrichment and extension activities
|Leading the thinking, doing, talking approach in primary science - day 1||11 February 2019 10:00-19:00|
|Leading the thinking, doing, talking approach in primary science - day 2||12 February 2019 09:00-16:00|
|Leading the thinking, doing, talking approach in primary science - day 3||13 June 2019 10:00-19:00|
|Leading the thinking, doing, talking approach in primary science - day 4||14 June 2019 09:00-16:00|
|State-funded school or college||£1,280.00 +VAT||£1080.00||ENTHUSE Bursary|
|Our bursaries make it easy for you to attend our high impact CPD as you can claim back the bursary after the activity. Find out more.|
|Fee-paying school or college (independent)||£1,280.00 +VAT|
Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.
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