Leading and developing excellence in KS1 primary science NY055

Engaging mathematics and science strategies to support progression and deepen understanding in your primary school.


Develop confidence in leading and teaching an outstanding KS1 primary science curriculum.  Reinforce your own subject knowledge and learn how to tackle children’s common misconceptions.

The two days will be spent exploring ways of bringing the KS1 curriculum to life through practical approaches to deliver subject specific content. You will also gain the confidence to apply age appropriate mathematical knowledge to science.

This course will enable you to plan and embed a progressive and engaging curriculum to meet the needs of the children.


This course is part of a suite of courses aimed at supporting teachers in all key stages.  Colleagues may be interested in:

NY056a18 - Leading and developing excellence in lower KS2 primary science

NY057a18 - Leading and developing excellence in upper KS2 primary science

This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


You will be able to:

• develop an understanding of what excellence looks like in KS1 science
• identify practical approaches to teaching subject specific content in KS1 science
• describe how KS1 science fits within the primary curriculum
• apply age appropriate mathematical knowledge to KS1 science


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