Teaching key stage 1 science RK002 / N02

Start date
22 Feb 21
Duration
7 Hours
Location
Virtual, Adobe Connect, Remote delivered CPD View on Google Map

Summary

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.

Outcomes

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.

Sessions

DateTimeLocation
1. An introduction to the KS1 science curriculum22 February 202115:45-16:45Virtual
2. The importance of talk25 February 202115:45-16:15Virtual
3. Misconceptions in KS1 science: Plants01 March 202115:45-16:45Virtual
4. Misconceptions in KS1 science: Animals / Living things and their habitats03 March 202115:45-16:45Virtual
5. Misconceptions in KS1 science: Seasonal changes/materials03 March 202115:45-16:45Virtual

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Cost

State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£140.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£210.00 +VAT

Additional information

For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 

 

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