Teaching Key Stage 1 science RX002 / BA01

Start date
2 Nov 20
7 Hours
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD


Return to school feeling confident about teaching science. This course will provide a manageable approach to planning and teaching primary science in key stage 1 (KS1). You will explore ways of bringing the KS1 curriculum to life through practical ideas and discussion tasks. Carefully planned gap tasks have been designed to help you prepare for the year ahead and enable you to develop effective learning opportunities for the children in your class.


You will be able to:

  • create a manageable approach to teaching science in KS1
  • identify children's gaps in science knowledge and understanding 
  • identify practical approaches to teaching subject-specific content in KS1
  • describe common misconceptions and consider strategies for dealing with them


Book now and you will be automatically registered for the scheduled sessions for the course. Remote CPD courses have live, facilitator-led sessions and are not available for instant access. Please refer to the schedule of dates published for each course instance.


1. An introduction to the KS1 science curriculum02 November 202015:45-16:45Virtual
2. The importance of talk05 November 202015:45-16:45Virtual
3. Misconceptions in KS1 science: Plants09 November 202015:45-16:45Virtual
4. Misconceptions in KS1 science: Animals / Living things and their habitats12 November 202015:45-16:45Virtual
5. Misconceptions in KS1 science: Seasonal changes/materials17 November 202015:45-16:45Virtual

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£70.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£140.00 +VAT

Additional information

Our remote CPD courses for teachers are delivered across a series of sessions run at specific times and dates. Information on all course sessions can be found under the description of each course. To complete a course, all sessions are mandatory.

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