Science and Computing Convention 2024 - Bringing Lessons to life in your classroom RM227 / D114

Start date
25 Jun 24
1 Day
Plumpton Racecourse Ltd, Plumpton Racecourse, Plumpton BN73AL View on Google Map

This course still has availability, book now


This is a action packed Science and Computing day for teachers across all age groups. There will be a keynote speaker and break out rooms for Primary, Secondary, Technicians and Sixth Form. We will have exhibitors and lots of practical activities throughout the day.

Keynote Speaker announced - Claire Hamnett, Making Science Fun!

Primary workshops include: 

  • Teaching Scientific Vocabulary
  • Moss Safari
  • Floor Books 
  • Primary Assessment
  • SpaceFund
  • Using Microbits to collect data
  • Ofsted 'Finding the Optimum Research' report implications 
  • STEM Innovation 
  • Student engagement through STEM based Challenges
  • Using AI to transform teaching and workload
  • Networking

Secondary/ Sixthform workshops include: 

  • Student engagement through STEM based Challenges
  • Using AI to transform teaching and workload
  • Applying Rosenshine's principles to science teaching 
  • Robotics for KS3
  • Supporting GCSE Misconceptions in Science
  • Using data-driven instruction to inform effective teaching in Science
  • Wireless sensors for required practical’s
  • Networking

Closer to the Convention you will be able to choose your workshops and create your own personal timetable for the day.  


Teacher Release Payment

We have added TRP of 70% of the individual price to this convention which means, following the convention, STEM Learning will reimburse you £168 towards the cost of cover and travel. This means the actual cost to your school is just £72 per delegate. 

To take advantage of this just add discount code TRP2224 when booking your place


Buy one get one free 

Book a second place for FREE - please email

This means you can bring a colleague from computing, a different science discipline or your technician. 


Twilight Tickets 

If you are unable to attend the full day we have twilight tickets available from 2pm - 6pm for £60, please email if you would like to book a place



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Sussex Science Convention Day25 June 202409:00-18:00Plumpton Racecourse Ltd

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£240.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£240.00 +VAT

This course still has availability, book now

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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