The Association for Science Education

PALAVA Teacher Researcher Group

Date: Thursday 28th August 2014

Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Location : University of Reading, Institute of Education

Cost : £20

Research-based workshop that will focus on

Diagrams as Tools for Thinking in Sciences and Mathematics 

Thursday 28 August 10.00 am  – 4.00 pm

University of Reading, Institute of Education, London Road Campus

Outline programme:

  • Explanatory purposes of diagrams
  • Reading diagrams: components, spaces and location
  • Constructing diagrams: what is important and why
  • Story boards for processes
  • High quality diagram teaching, learning & assessment

Registration: £20 (for refreshments and light lunch). Cash or cheque only to John Oversby (

Deadline: 21 August but places limited, so early registration advisable.