***FREE Taster Session ITT: Ideas for teaching the Big Ideas in Science RB298 / C95

Start date
13 Nov 20
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD



This session will look at the knowledge rich and skill based science curriculum and the different strategies that are involved in teaching these two aspects of science alongside each other.  The course will look at the ‘Big Ideas’ in science and how they can be used to design your school based science curriculum. It will also identify the common misconceptions in Science and how the role of modelling and dual coding can assist in teaching the abstract and more complicated scientific ideas.

Delivered using Adobe Connect, why not join this session – meet others in a similar position and take-away some great ideas.






  • You will gain:-

    • a knowledge of the key science skills and subject content that needs to be covered in the Secondary Science Curriculum  
    • an understanding of how to design a science curriculum using the ‘big ideas’
    • an understanding of how to teach science skills alongside the science curriculum
    • ideas of how to teach the more abstract and complicated science ideas using modelling and dual coding strategies


***FREE Taster Session ITT: Ideas for teaching the Big Ideas in Science13 November 202014:30-15:30Virtual

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Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity feeFree
State-funded school or collegeActivity feeFree

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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