Home grown science NN018 / B19

Start date
7 Nov 19
3 Days
National Operator, Lough Neagh Discovery and Conference Centre, Craigavon BT66 6NJ View on Google Map
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Home Grown Science is a course designed to support and encourage teachers in developing their pupils’ scientific knowledge and understanding within their delivery of the World Around Us area of learning.  The practical activities are designed to encourage the development of the Scientific Process to help children to find answers to questions about the world around them.


You will: 

  • know how to apply the Scientific Process to support scientific enquiry
  • have experience of practical activities which encourage children to use their imagination and inventiveness to find their own solutions
  • acquire a range of skills and work with a variety of materials to develop scientific skills and concepts within the world around us
  • become familiar with the potential for science learning within our localities
  • be introduced to examples of how to use the technology process to equip children to design and make models


Home grown science - day 1 07 November 2019 09:00-16:00
Home grown science - day 2 08 November 2019 09:00-16:00
Home grown science - day 3 27 March 2020 09:00-16:00

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Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£175.00 +VAT
State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£175.00 +VATStandard bursary available*£570.00

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

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

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