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Astro-Pi teacher workshopCY219A17

Start Date18 Oct 2017
Duration1 Day
VenueYork
FeesFree
Astro Pi is an annual ESA challenge that enables students to run their code - in space! In teams they write code in Python using an online simulator. Working code is then beamed to the International Space Station (ISS) where it runs on two special Raspberry Pi computers, displaying messages to astronauts. This year...

Space and astronomy- a context to teach science from year 1 to year 6NY017A17

Start Date06 Nov 2017
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £500.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £700.00
As well as covering the Earth and Space element of the National Curriculum, this course will support you in planning inspirational science lessons across all year groups. With a focus on planning innovative and engaging lessons you will develop children’s independence when carrying out, recording and analysing...

Micro:bit in spaceCY228A17

Start Date08 Dec 2017
Duration1 Day
VenueYork
FeesFrom £300.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £300.00
Learn how to use this sensor-equipped and easy-to-program device to improve understanding in science and computing. The micro:bit was the biggest BBC Education project in 30 years, and involved up to a million of these credit-card sized devices being given out to 11 and 12 year olds across the UK. They are now...

Teaching primary science: humans in spaceNE002A17

Start Date15 Jan 2018
Duration3 Weeks
VenueFutureLearn
FeesFrom £27.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
Learn online the context of human spaceflight provides an engaging way for learning STEM subjects. There are many topics in the primary science curriculum where you can use the theme of space to engage pupils. For example, designing an astronaut’s space suit can bring in aspects of the science curriculum to do with...

Science deep underground: Boulby Underground LaboratorySV206A17

Start Date18 Jan 2018
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £50.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryESERO-UK Bursary - £100.00
This pilot course is invitation only.  Teachers will be able to visit Boulby Underground Laboratory to see the cutting edge research facility over 1km below the ground.  The laboratory is in a very low radiation environment which facilitates research into dark matter, cosmic rays and extremophiles.  Following a full...

Bring Mars exploration into the primary classroomCY010A17

Start Date20 Feb 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueYork
FeesFrom £300.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £300.00
ESA's ExoMars mission will search for signs of life on the red planet - this course uses a range of exciting and engaging kit to get your children involved. You will learn how to create authentic challenges relating to space exploration, including basic engineering, computer programming and scientific investigation...

STEM clubs in spaceNY627A17

Start Date09 Apr 2018
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £600.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £700.00
Space the final frontier, makes an excellent context or STEM Club activities. Designed for teachers and technicians running a STEM Club in their school and will explore various ESERO-UK space related activities for you to use. Space and its related industries are an ever growing part of the economy and provide an...

Bringing Mars exploration to the classroomCY218

ESA's ExoMars mission will search for signs of life on the red planet. Using Lego robotics, data logging and simple engineering challenges you will learn how to link this exciting context across STEM subjects, motivating students to link together skills and knowledge. The course will include lesson activities and...

ESERO - UK and Royal Astronomical Society teacher conferenceSV203

Held as part of the National Astronomy Meeting, this teacher CPD conference will include sessions across the sciences on the theme of space and astronomy, linked in to the curriculum in upper secondary and post-16.

CanSat teacher workshop SY200

A teacher workshop for the UK CanSat Competition 2018. The day will include an overview of the competition and teachers will receive a CanSat kit, which they will learn how to build and programme. These kits will be taken back into schools for students teams to work on leading up to the competition in Spring 2018....

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