Science in EYFS RA198 / A366

Start date
29 Apr 24
90 Minutes
Charles Darwin Community Primary School, Darwin Street, Castle, Northwich CW8 1BN View on Google Map

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Would you like to develop your understanding of how to embed working scientifically in your Early Years setting?   This session, led by Kathryn Horan, an Early years specialist and STEM Learning Lead Professional Development Leader will introduce you to some key strategies. 

You will explore a range of practical ideas linked to the EYFS framework that will enable you to plan and facilitate learning opportunities in science.  You will develop your knowledge to support the development of effective practical science activities and how to support learning.  You will also consider some common misconceptions and how to address these.

There is a 50% subsidy available from STEM Learning. Please note that this does not deduct the fee immediately. You will receive an invoice for the full amount and the subsidy will be released back to the school once the invoice has been paid and attendance at the session has been confirmed.

Who is the course leader?

  • Kathryn Horan

    Part-time independent consultant (AKA That Science Lady!), part time teacher and Science Leader in Leeds with experience across all 3 primary key...


Intended outcomes: 

  • Develop your own subject knowledge and how to help address children’s misconceptions.​
  • Identify how working scientifically is developed in EYFS through characteristics of effective learning (CoEL)​
  • Describe how working scientifically helps children develop conceptual knowledge.


Science in EYFS29 April 202415:45-17:15Charles Darwin Community Primary School

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£50.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£75.00 +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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