Essential science for primary subject leaders NY068 / B20

Start date
17 Mar 21
2 Days
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD


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?

  • primary science updates
  • developing an engaging primary science curriculum
  • teaching the tricky bits
  • science capital
  • assessment and moderation
  • supporting colleagues ¬†

How will you learn?

This course will be delivered remotely via Adobe Connect with participant tasks to be completed between sessions.

How long is this course?

This is an intensive two day remote delivered course.

Who is the course leader?

  • Jane Winter

    My passion is engaging and meaningful science lessons for all primary children. For the past ten years I have worked for the Centre for Industry...


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


Essential science for primary subject leaders - day 1 - Delivered remotely17 March 202109:00-17:00Virtual
Essential science for primary subject leaders - day 2 - Delivered remotely18 March 202109:00-16:00Virtual

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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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