Teaching primary science: getting started NE708
Get started with practical work in primary science, develop your confidence and explore a range of techniques for working scientifically.
Who is it for?
What topics are covered?
- managing practical science in the primary classroom
- resourcing practical science easily
- identifying types of enquiry
- embedding practical science in planning
- exploring activities which spark curiosity
- developing thinking and reasoning skills
How will you learn?
How long is this course?
- develop confidence in carrying out practical science for 5-11 year olds
- explore ideas for effective practical work in primary science
- recognise the types of enquiry and when to use them
- investigate activities which engage children in learning about science
- create opportunities for developing thinking and reasoning through science
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