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Raising Attainment in Science

Learn how to use "hypothesis, test and conclusion" to help pupils work scientifically across the curriculum. This one-day primary science CPD course introduces you to a range of practical investigations and activities to use in your school. Discover how to teach outstanding primary science in a vibrant, interactive way, which promotes enquiry and learning at greater depth.

  • Achievable ways to engage and inspire
  • Curriculum-focused
  • Interactive and informative
  • Promotes enquiry and learning at greater depth
  • AVAILABLE VIA LIVE-STREAMED WEBINAR
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Duration
1 day
Price
£265 + VAT
Time
9:15 - 15.30

About this course

Course Description

Raise standards in science by using creative, practical and achievable ways to inspire primary scientists. This dynamic CPD course promotes high quality teaching and learning in this core curriculum area.

Take part in dozens of ideas, games and approaches devised to enhance your children’s natural curiosity about the world around them.

  • Raise standards in science by using creative and achievable ways to encourage children to work scientifically
  • Develop effective strategies to manage practical enquiry within the primary classroom
  • Explore progression within scientific enquiry and deepen your understanding of the ‘Working Scientifically’ programme of study
  • Develop your knowledge and understanding of scientific vocabulary and concepts
  • Learn about the importance of making meaningful cross-curricular links through a powerful hook, exploring prior experience, understanding context and having a clear purpose for scientific investigation
  • Explore the power of talk and higher order thinking skills as a means to develop curiosity and support learning at greater depth
  • Learn where to go for ideas, information and resources to develop teachers’ confidence with the teaching of primary science

You will leave feeling confident in your ability to develop pupils’ curiosity and scientific vocabulary through engaging starting points, effective questioning and talk-led, active approaches.

Audience

  • Science Leaders
  • Senior Leadership Team
  • Teachers & TAs - EYFS, Key Stage 1 (KS1) & Key Stage 2 (KS2)

What teachers say

“This course provided a great insight into how science can be more practical and hands on. Great ideas that will certainly stir curiosity!”
John Everard, Science Co-ordinator, Shaftesbury Primary School, London

“This training has given me inspiration for ideas to take back to school. I now feel more confident in what I need to do as a science co-ordinator!”
Lauren Beswick, Science Co-ordinator, Oakdene Primary School, Billingham

“Fantastic, well led and engaging for all staff from Reception - Year 6. We will be taking up these ideas next week."
Danielle Austin, Assistant Headteacher, Heath Hayes Academy, Cannock

“A very inspiring course! I am leaving with clear guidance and strategies on how to improve science throughout my school."
Madison Theobald, Science Co-ordinator, Westmere Primary School

“An outstanding course. Excellent trainer, materials and training. I learnt so much and can't wait to get started implementing in school.”
Dawn Preece, Science Co-ordinator, Briscoe Lane Academy

Further information

Venue:

At TT Education we aim to provide you with the outstanding training experience you deserve, from the fantastic resources you receive to the beautiful venues we hold our training in, with lunch and refreshments included.

Please note that the exact venues used in each town or city are subject to change. We will send a Welcome Email approximately 7 days before the date of the course, confirming the venue. 

Live stream courses

Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
LIVE STREAMING
30 September 2020
Online, interactive access.
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    Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
    LIVE STREAMING
    12 February 2021
    Online, interactive access.
    Watch again for 30 days.
      Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
      LIVE STREAMING
      05 May 2021
      Online, interactive access.
      Watch again for 30 days.

        Courses at venues

        BIRMINGHAM
        15 September 2020
        Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
          DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
          22 September 2020
          Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB
            MANCHESTER
            13 November 2020
            Worsley Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Worsley Park, MANCHESTER, M28 2QT
              LONDON
              13 November 2020
              Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
                LEEDS
                09 December 2020
                The Met Hotel, King Street , LEEDS, LS1 2HQ
                  BRISTOL
                  11 December 2020
                  Aztec Hotel And Spa, Aztec West, BRISTOL, BS32 4TS
                    COLCHESTER
                    01 February 2021
                    TT Education (Training Suite), The Yellow House, A1, Knowledge Gateway, COLCHESTER, CO4 3ZL
                      NOTTINGHAM
                      05 February 2021
                      Jury's Inn, Station Street, NOTTINGHAM, NG2 3BJ
                        DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
                        10 February 2021
                        Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB
                          MANCHESTER
                          05 March 2021
                          Worsley Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Worsley Park, MANCHESTER, M28 2QT
                            BIRMINGHAM
                            26 March 2021
                            Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
                              LONDON
                              23 April 2021
                              Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
                                LEEDS
                                08 June 2021
                                The Met Hotel, King Street , LEEDS, LS1 2HQ
                                  LONDON
                                  12 July 2021
                                  Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA

                                    This course as an INSET Day

                                    Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

                                    Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

                                    Like to run this INSET DAY in your school?

                                    Send us an enquiry and we will get in touch to talk about your school's requirements.

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