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AN EVIDENCE-BASED APPROACH TO RAISING ATTAINMENT IN PRIMARY SCIENCE TEACHING

A Treasure Chest of Proven Strategies to Foster a Love of Science
About this course

Are you a primary school teacher in search of a raft of effective teaching ideas that create the wow factor in science?

Do your school's science lessons seem tired and formulaic in comparison to other subjects?

Would you like a treasure chest of ideas that are low on teacher preparation time but maximize your children’s progress?

We invite you to join this highly practical workshop crammed full of high impact teaching ideas that have been proven to work. These ideas are based on the findings of recent educational research. These strategies will not need much teacher preparation time and ideas are ready to use tomorrow.

These strategies will inspire students to want to know more and will motivate students to engage with science on a deeper level.

Course Outcomes:
  • A whole raft of powerful ideas to teach primary school science that will create that ‘wow factor’
  • Ideas and strategies that are low in preparation time but very high in effect.
  • An understanding of global evidence on the teaching of primary school science
  • An end to endless photocopied sheets and dull low-level questions and in return proper, powerful science lessons
Course Outline:
Teaching techniques to motivate the love of science for children

Identifying and using student’s prior knowledge- they have loads!

Powerful starters to make an impact

Memorable methods to provoke learning and the deep understanding of key scientific concepts

Ways of moving learning into long term memory and developing scientific vocabulary

Science-specific strategies

Let us bring back the ‘wow’ into science

The mystery lesson – your pupils are gonna love this!

Cutting-edge assessment techniques essential to scientific enquires

Some great Apps that support primary school science

Ideas to inspire a deep love of science

Exciting ideas for experiments

The cliff hanger lesson

Meta-cognition to maximise progress

Effective ways to use video to make scientific learning exciting

Wendy Imperato

wendy.imperato@dragonfly-training.co.uk

029 2071 1787

LONDON WEST
25TH NOVEMBER

£280 + VAT BOOK NOW
Mary Chapman

mary@dragonfly-training.co.uk

+44 (0)29 2071 1787
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