Essential science for primary subject leaders NY068 / B19

Start date
15 Jan 20
Duration
2 Days
Location
National STEM Centre, University of York, York YO10 5DD How to find us

Summary

This course is packed full of practical science designed to equip science subject leaders and teachers with the essential skills to develop an engaging curriculum. You will explore the latest developments in primary science and identify a range of exciting investigations that will engage and motivate pupils. 
 
You will be able to explore ways to support colleagues develop their science teaching and improve pupils progress in science. Throughout the course you will be encouraged to think about how best to plan for change in your school to ensure that staff are supported effectively to bring about change.

 


Who is it for?

This course is for primary science leaders and teachers of science.

What topics are covered?

This two day course covers:
 
  • ⚪   primary science updates

    ⚪   developing an engaging primary science curriculum

    ⚪   teaching the tricky bits

    ⚪   science capital

    ⚪   assessment and moderation

    ⚪   supporting colleagues


How long is the course?

This is an intensive two day residential course. Fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
 

Who is the course leader?

  • Sarah Dagnell

    Primary Specialist and CPD Leader, based at the National STEM Learning Centre in York

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Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:
 
  • ✔️   identify engaging curriculum based investigations to enhance pupil progress in science

    ✔️   explore current expectations and development in science education

    ✔️   develop strategies to support colleagues deliver an effect primary science curriculum

Sessions

DateTimeLocation
Essential science for primary subject leaders - day 115 January 202011:00-19:00National STEM Centre
Essential science for primary subject leaders - day 216 January 202009:00-16:00National STEM Centre

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Additional information

For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 

 

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