Enthuse, excite, explore NN017 / C18

Start date
21 Mar 19
Duration
3 Days
Location
Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, Lough Neagh Discovery and Conference Centre, Craigavon BT66 6NJ View on Google Map

Summary

This science course will provide teachers with a range of ideas guaranteed to inspire, enthuse and excite both teachers and pupils alike
The practical activities will highlight methods leading to the development of independent, scientific exploration and enquiry skills.

Outcomes

You will:

  • be supported to make scientific enquiry exciting and challenging in their classrooms.
  • be introduced to the Scientific Method/Process to support scientific enquiry.
  • become aware of the potential for developing scientific exploration and investigation both inside and outside the classroom.
  • become familiar with scaffolding the children’s learning to equip them with the skills needed to become independent investigators.
  • have an understanding of how to link science within World Around Us and with other areas of learning across the curriculum.
  • participants will be more aware of the STEM Ambassadors programme and how Ambassadors might be used to support their teaching in different ways back at school.

Sessions

Enthuse, excite, explore - day 121 March 2019 09:00-16:15
Enthuse, excite, explore - day 222 March 2019 09:00-16:15
Enthuse, excite, explore - day 317 May 2019 09:00-16:15

Cost

State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£65.00 +VATStandard bursary available*£420.00Bursary typeENTHUSE bursary

* Your school or college will receive the bursary on successful completion of the CPD and impact toolkit. Find out more.

Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£65.00 +VAT

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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