Latest secondary and post-16 remote CPD
Would you like to raise the profile of science in your school?
As your local Science Learning Partnership, we are the go to place for subject-specific, high quality science CPD.
We are delighted to introduce you to the remote CPD we have planned for the autumn term.
We can also offer bespoke CPD for your inset days. Please get in touch to discuss how we can support your science department.
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Maths in the secondary science curriculum
07.12.20 9.30-16.00 remote
Develop your teaching of key areas of mathematics in the science curriculum. You will be able to develop strategies to support the teaching of graphs to enable students to sketch, interpret, draw and find lines of best fit as well as more general skills required to manipulate 'number', such as rounding, standard form and links to appropriate units. As well as developing specific skills, you will consider how to build confidence in students to enable them to solve and manipulate equations.
Subject knowledge enhancement: Physics Triple Science
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Develop the background subject knowledge required to help planning and teaching physics for key stage 4 (Triple Science). Start your Triple Science teaching with the tools and confidence to plan and teach effective learning for your physics classes. You will explore ways of building student understanding, taking into account misconceptions and common issues in teaching these concepts.
Subject knowledge enhancement: Chemistry Triple Science
Develop the background subject knowledge required to help planning and teaching Chemistry for Key Stage 4 (triple science). Gain the tools and confidence to plan and teach effective learning for your GCSE chemistry classes. You will explore ways of building student understanding, considering misconceptions and common issues in teaching these concepts.
Subject knowledge enhancement: Biology Triple Science
18.11.20 – 30.11.20
Explore background subject knowledge to help planning and teaching biology for key stage 4 (Triple Science) with a focus on coordination and control. Start your Triple Science teaching with the tools and confidence to plan and teach effective learning for your biology classes.
Effective transition between year 6 and year 7 in science
02.12.20 - 09.12.20
This course will focus on how to establish effective transition between year 6 and year 7 in science. You will have the opportunity to consider the nature and content of the year 6 science curriculum, how to develop creative activities that build on prior learning and how to use diagnostic teaching to identify and address gaps in knowledge and skills. You will also evaluate case studies from a variety of sources that showcase effective
strategies, techniques and activities to support transition between year 6 and year 7 in science.
Planning and delivering a remote science lesson
10.12.20 – 16.12.20
Develop the skills required to deliver remote science lessons in an effective and engaging way for your learners. You will have opportunity to consider the most effective ways of using the technology available and will be able to practise and reflect on mapping your existing lessons towards remote delivery.
Health and Safety for NQTs in science
2nd Feb 21, 4th Feb 21 and 8th Feb 21
Support those who are new to teaching science with the fundamentals of safe and effective practical work. We will cover what is needed in a school lab, how to produce risk assessments that help you and others do the practical well and give you support in dealing with things that can go wrong.