Primary Conference - Practical Science RM124 / A131

Start date
9 Feb 23
Tanners Brook Primary School, Elmes Drive, Millbrook, Southampton SO15 4PF View on Google Map



The theme of this year's primary science conference is 'Practical Science'. Throughout the day there will be opportunities to network, hear from science partners from across the region, and to attend a choice of workshops including:

-Ideas to support preparations for National Science Week
-Simple ideas for practical science
-Science deep dives- Key takeaways from the Ofsted science review regarding practical work

-Supporting KS2-3 science transition with a focus on progression in 'working scientifically'


Bob Cooper: STEM Learning- Exploring the five types of enquiry. A hands-on workshop involving up to 10 different investigations. 

Iain Davison: Data Harvest- A hands-on workshop exploring how IT can support working scientifically. 

Donna Lovelock: LifeLab, University of Southampton. Using the Early LifeLab Health Warriors programme to support scientific enquiry based learning and cross-curricular practical activities to help children understand why healthy choices matter. 

Bob Cooper: STEM Learning- Working Scientifically Outdoors 

Sarah Anderson: Solent Maths Hub- Applying mathematical skills through the science curriculum 

Sam Taylor: Hampshire and Dorset SLP- Preparing for British Science Week. Signposting ideas and resources to help you plan. 

Steve Smith: Hampshire and Dorset SLP- Key takeaways from the Ofsted science research review regarding working scientifically 



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Primary Science CPD Conference09 February 202310:00-15:00Tanners Brook Primary School



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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£95.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£190.00 +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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