Primary Science | General

Primary science general courses for teachers. The following packages provide opportunities to network and learn with colleagues in the same role in other schools. The sessions are aimed at subject leaders and other key school staff. Each session is professionally facilitated by STEM consultants.

Please note, online bookings close 36 hours before course start date. Last minute bookings can be made by email and not the website.

For any queries regarding a course please contact Anna Cummings on stem@dtsa.org.uk.

FEES

Fees shown are for maintained (state-funded) schools.

 

BOOKINGS

Online bookings close 36 hours before course start date. Last minute bookings can be made by email and not the website.

For any queries regarding a course please contact Anna Cummings on STEM@dtsa.org.uk.

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General Science Courses

Leading Primary Science

School pupils are likely to have missed some core learning which will require your long-term curriculum map to be adjusted in the short-term. This course supports subject leaders to clearly define the curriculum across the school and enable them to effectively support teachers, implementing it successfully in the classroom.

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Date (2 sessions):

  • 2 December 2021, 2-4.30pm
  • 9 December 2021, 1-3.30pm

Venue: Online
Cost: £90

Working Scientifically in Primary Science

This course will provide an overview of what working scientifically means, considering the 5 enquiry types and skills within science. Develop your confidence in identifying enquiry types. Also identify which skills are used in practical science and how they can be developed within your class and school. You will explore ways of ensuring that practical science provides coverage and progression for the children that you teach.

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Date (2 sessions):

  • 6 December 2021
  • 13 December 2021

Venue: Online
Time: 1.30pm – 3pm
Cost: £100

Working Scientifically

in conjunction with Derby Research School

We can support you in identifying the CPD support that you need, provide CPD activity directly from our programme of courses, or work with you to tailor the content to meet your requirements.

STEM Clubs - East Midlands Derbyshire

Date: 11 January 2022

Time: 4pm – 5.30pm
Venue:
Online
Cost: Free

Inspiring Primary Science for Subject Leaders

in conjunction with TVTSA

Inspiring Primary Science for Subject Leaders in conjunction with TVTSA.

Primary Science Subject Leader Bootcamp

Date: 8 February 2022

Venue: Tuxford Academy, Marnham Road, Tuxford NG22 0JH
Time: 1pm – 3.30pm
Cost: £75

Outdoor Learning

in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.

Primary STEM Clubs

in conjunction with Derby Research School

This course is an introduction to running a STEM Club in your Primary school . The session will provide information about how to get started, how to plan activities to engage and enthuse students and some simple activities and ideas to get you started.

Primary Science Club

Date: 31 March 2022

Venue: Online
Time: 4pm – 5.30pm
Cost: Free

Considering curriculum: Ensuring ‘hands on’ and ‘minds on’ science learning

in conjunction with TVTSA

Considering Curriculum: Ensuring ‘hands on’ and ‘minds on’ science learning in conjunction with TVTSA.

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Date: 29 April 2022

Venue: Tuxford Academy, Marnham Road, Tuxford NG22 0JH
Time: 9.30am – 3.15pm
Cost: £150

Inspiring Primary Science for Subject Leaders

in conjunction with TVTSA

Inspiring Primary Science for Subject Leaders in conjunction with TVTSA.

Subject Leader's Network

Date: 4 May 2022

Venue: Tuxford Academy, Marnham Road, Tuxford NG22 0JH
Time: 12.45pm – 3.15pm
Cost: £75

Outdoor Learning

in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.

Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Science Learning Partnership (SLP), trading as Developing Teachers of Science Association (DTSA) covers the entire geographical area including Derby and Nottingham for STEM Learning UK. Our aim is to allow all staff to support students to ensure they are the best that they can be. We are proud to have provided teachers, technicians and other educators with high impact, subject-specific professional development in science and the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.