ASE Teachmeet at Drayton Manor Zoo

16 October 2018
16:00 - 18:00
Drayton Manor Park
Drayton Manor Drive , Tamworth B78 3TW , United Kingdom

Free Science CPD for primary and secondary teachers/ students after school.

Event Type: 
11-19 Teachers
North & East Midlands (Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Lincolnshire and Rutland)
West Midlands (Herefordshire, West Midlands, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire and Warwickshire)

Full details

Free Science CPD for primary and secondary teachers/ students after school.

What is a teach meet – a group of teachers and anyone concerned with education swopping ideas which enthuse pupils about science. Anyone can contribute – usual, length of time is 5 minutes, so you could tell us your thought on good books to have, best websites and effective activities. We would particularly welcome contributions on Science related to animals/ environment/ humans.

The zoo will be open, and as well as looking round, you can hear some short animal talks by keepers. There will be 3 animal talks delivered; Red Panda, Tiger and Reptiles. 
The education team will also have stations dotted around to look at and try activities, including a 'Conservation Station' and a 'What is my Habitat,' station. These show typical activities that are delivered with the pupils and you will be able to discuss these or what you would like for your pupils with Jessica on the night. It is possible to taylor make session to suit your needs.

You can also win a raffle prize of a FREE family ticket to Drayton Manor.
Please note: Data Harvest are also sponsoring this event with a raffle prize on the night - Wireless Bluetooth Temperature sensor worth £79.00.

In addition there will be a draw at the end of the year for all those attending ASE teachmeets- Primary a Vu+ Data Logger worth £125.00

- Secondary a V-Log4 Bluetooth and USB data logger, Dynamics system and two light gates worth £403.00.
If you have something to share or discuss please let me know in advance at

 Suitable for students, teachers, Ta and anyone who thinks they could do with input on science! Please tell others who you think might be interested in your network

Refreshment provided. 

Parking is free. ( Note the Drayton Manor Site will be closed to the public so you must register in advance and will be sent details about entry).

Any queries please e mail me at,uk or about the venue to Jessica West.

Please forward to anyone other teachers or student teachers you Know who may be interested.

Venue location

Drayton Manor Park

Drayton Manor Drive


B78 3TW