Improving progress in English and mathematics through inspirational primary science NY036
This course for primary teachers will help you to develop your pupils' mathematics and language and literacy skills through inspirational science.
Support and enhance children's learning in mathematics and English and improve progress by utilising the curiosity and enthusiasm generated through science. Teachers will identify opportunities to apply mathematical skills and develop high standards of language and literacy through effective science teaching. There will be opportunities to develop curriculum planning that will enable children to enhance their learning in mathematics and English through science based contexts.
Who is it for?This course is for primary teachers and science subject leaders.What topics are covered?This four day course covers:
⚪ cross curricular links
⚪ improving mathematics and English through science
⚪ science and stories
⚪ graphing and data handling
⚪ real contexts as a stimulus for science, English and mathematics
⚪ using the outdoors
How long is the course?This is a four day intensive residential course split into two residential periods of two days each. Fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.Who is the course leader?
✔️ describe strategies to improve children's progress in mathematics and English through science
✔️ couple good teaching in mathematics and English with interesting and imaginative science contexts
✔️ plan a whole school approach to leading and embedding mathematics and English in science