Teaching assistants supporting science in primary school RX045 / MB01

Start date
30 Sep 21
Duration
5 Hours
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD

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Summary

Designed for teaching assistants in primary schools, this course will consider how to work most effectively with a wide range of learners in science lessons.  The course contains a strong practical element and will help you to explore how to work safely with children with challenging behaviour.  Acquire a range of strategies to promote vocabulary development, promote higher-order thinking and to organise engaging and manageable practical lessons.

The course consists of three facilitator-led sessions remotely delivered and two participant-led sessions to be completed between the facilitator-led sessions.

Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • set up and supervise engaging and manageable practical activities
  • consider safety aspects of science lessons including taking Covid-19 into account
  • work with children with different needs in a variety of situations
  • promote higher-order thinking and vocabulary development

Sessions

DateTimeLocation
1 Teaching assistants supporting science in primary school30 September 202116:00-17:00Virtual
3 Teaching assistants supporting science in primary school07 October 202116:00-16:00Virtual
5 Teaching assistants supporting science in primary school14 October 202116:00-17:00Virtual

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Cost

State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£100.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£200.00 +VAT

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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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