Primary science network - Physics Misconceptions: Teaching the Tricky Bits RH121 / E19

Start date
7 Jun 22
2 Hours
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD


Physics Misconceptions: Teaching the Tricky Bits

For this meeting the focus will be on some of the Physics units in the primary curriculum for those who might be looking to improve their understanding in this particular area of science.The session will aim to build confidence by considering a selection of physics ideas; those where misconceptions arise or where describing the scientific concepts is a challenge. We'll discuss the science and suggest ways to teach these topics in class.

Who is the course leader?

  • Danny Nicholson

    Educator. Science & ICT Consultant, SCITT PGCE Science / Computing lecturer, author and interactive whiteboard trainer.


You will:

  • develop the teaching and assessment of working scientifically in your school
  • develop your schemes of work/learning in order to enhance the teaching and learning of science in your school


Primary science subject leaders' network07 June 202216:00-17:30Virtual




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

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