Developing working scientifically outside the classroom at Whipsnade Zoo RH025 / C02

Start date
14 Jun 24
1 Day
ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Whipsnade,, Dunstable LU6 2LF View on Google Map

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Using the exciting setting of Whipsnade Zoo, we will take you on an outdoor learning journey! 

Facilitated in conjunction with the education department of Royal Society of Zoology at Whipsnade Zoo.

Participants will learn how to :

  • identify outdoor activities that can be used as a context for relevant primary science enquiries
  • plan for outdoor learning that develops knowledge and working scientifically skills
  • plan and resource safe and effective outdoor learning that makes the most of your local environment




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You will be able to:

  • understand how to develop the science curriculum beyond the classroom
  • implement a wide range of strategies to develop the teaching and learning of biology, chemistry and physics beyond the classroom
  • demonstrate an increased confidence in planning, resourcing rich experiences to develop working scientifically in different environments


1 Developing working scientifically outside the classroom14 June 202409:30-15:30ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Post Course task16 June 202415:30-16:30ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£200.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£400.00 +VAT

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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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