Preparing for a deep dive in primary science RJ198 / C30

Start date
20 Jan 21
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD


This course will focus on preparing for an OFSTED Deep Dive in primary science by focusing on a set of questions which will help you to audit the science curriculum and assessment across your school. You will use this to develop an action plan that is bespoke to your school with support from the course leader.  Examples from schools that have experienced OFSTED deep dives in science will be included and the course leader will give feedback on in school activities between session 1 and 2 to support your preparation for an OFSTED deep dive.


You will be able to:

  • use the OFSTED framework to audit science across your school
  • carry out a self - evaluation of science across your school
  • develop an action plan based on your self evaluation 
  • develop a programme of monitoring science that will help to sustain effective change
  • prepare effectively for an OFSTED deep dive in primary science.


Session 120 January 202115:45-17:15Virtual
Gap Task21 January 202100:00-01:30Virtual
Session 211 February 202115:45-17:15Virtual

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£60.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£120.00 +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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