Teaching Very Young Scientist: Enhancing Scientific Learning EYFS

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £175

Target Group: Subject leaders, EYFS and classroom practitioners

Course Leader: Debbie Eccles

Course Information:

Teaching very young scientists: enhancing scientific learning in EYFS

Young children are natural scientists and we need to foster their sense of curiosity by providing them with interesting and exciting science lessons that engage and stimulate a sense of wonder. This course aims to provide ideas and activities that can be used in early years setting to develop the Understand of the World area of the foundation stage curriculum. It will be a hands on session with plenty of practical advice for delivering a rich early years provision.

Outcomes
Delegates will:
Understand what is meant by science in the Early Years Foundation Stage
Be able to plan stimulating and exciting activities to cover the science element of early year’s provision
Know how to gather manageable evidence for the assessment of EYFS children

Reference SC01SU19
Date Wednesday 1st May 2019
Time 9.30am to 3.30pm
Location TBC