Developing Scientific Vocabulary: Increasing Scientific Understanding

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £175

Target Group: Subject leaders, classroom practitioners

Course Leader: Debbie Eccles

Course Information:

Knowing key scientific and technical vocabulary is crucial to children’s understanding in science. This full day course outlines the vocabulary needed to ensure deep understanding throughout the primary science curriculum. Progression in acquiring and applying vocabulary and practical ideas and activities to help build this understanding from Y1-Y6 will form a large part of the day.

Outcomes

Delegates will:
Know what vocabulary is necessary to ensure deep understanding in the primary science curriculum are.
Have a range of ideas and activities to help teach this.
Understand how to plan opportunities for children demonstrate and apply their understanding of scientific and technical term

Reference SC02SP19
Date Tuesday 19th March 2019
Time 9.30am to 3.30pm
Location TBC