Ourselves and Other Animals NN023 / B20

Start date
24 Feb 21
Antrim Board Centre, 17 Lough Road, Antrim BT41 4DH View on Google Map


This 3 day course will take a blended approach, being delivered by both remote and face to face training. It will reinforce teachers' subject knowledge of the animal kingdom, address common misconceptions and explore practical ways of extending pupils' understanding and knowledge.


You will:

  • Identify practical approaches to teaching about ourselves and the rest of the animal kingdom
  • Recognise and address common misconceptions
  • Explore meaningful ways of linking this subject to other curriculum areas
  • Spark pupils' enthusiasm through an enquiry based approach to learning


Session 1 remotely delivered24 February 202109:00-13:00Antrim Board Centre
Session 2 remotely delivered31 March 202109:00-13:00Antrim Board Centre
Session 3 Face to face27 May 202109:00-18:15Antrim Board Centre


Please note - if you work at a state funded school or college in Northern Ireland you will eligible for the ENTHUSE Bursary upon full attendance on this course

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

Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£175.00 +VAT
State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£175.00 +VATSubsidy available*£530.00

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

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