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Primary Science Annual Conference 2014 - NSLC, York

Friday 13th June 2014

Join us at this year’s Primary Science Annual Conference where sessions will cover outdoor learning, science subject knowledge, assessment, making links with other subjects and raising the profile of science in school. There are workshops suitable for teachers from EYFS through to KS2 and all will encompass aspects of the new primary science curriculum.

Time: 09.30 – 16.15

Venue: National Science Learning Centre, York, YO10 5DD View map and directions

Apply online

Course - NY007A13

Please contact enquiries@slcs.ac.uk for more information.

 

Conference RatesFee
Maintained/Non-maintained  £208 exl. VAT
Bursaries are available for £365 
Provisional Programme - 13 June 2014

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09:30 - 10:00 Registration | Explore the Exhibition and the National STEM Centre

10:00 - 11:00 1 Innovation in the New Curriculum: The Teachers Role | Rosemary Feasey

11:00 - 12:00 2 Optional Workshops

  • 2A Using Apps in Primary Science
  • 2B Tricky Science: Intuitive but Wrong
  • 2C Beat the Flood: A STEM Challenge
  • 2D Going for Gold in the New Curriculum
  • 2E Primary Engineering: Balloon Hovercraft, Buggies, Zip-wires 
  • 2F Ready, Steady, Assess

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch | Explore the Exhibition and the National STEM Centre

13:00 - 14:00 3 Optional Workshops

  • 3G Exciting Assessment in Science in the New Curriculum: Easy Peasey 
  • 3H Creative Science in the Early Years 
  • 3I Hickory Dickory Science
  • 3J Going for Gold in the New Curriculum
  • 3K Taking the New Curriculum Outside: Woodland Invertebrates and Habitats
  • 3L Primary Engineering: Balloon Hovercraft, Buggies, Zip-wires

14:00 - 14:30 Refreshments | Explore the Exhibition and the National STEM Centre

14:30 - 15:30 4 Optional Workshops

  • 4M Ready, Steady, Assess
  • 4N Creative Science in the Early Years
  • 4O Taking the New Curriculum Outside: Woodland Invertebrates and Habitats 
  • 4P Exploration as the Foundation for Investigation
  • 4Q Using Apps in Primary Science
  • 4R Flavour SenseNation: Sensing Food and Flavour

15:30 - 16:15 Aiming for Outstanding in Primary Science | Jane Turner

16:15 Conference closes