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Primary STEM:Insulation: Investigating Hot & Cold (A series of 2 workshops)

Primary STEM:Insulation: Investigating Hot & Cold (A series of 2 workshops)

Spring CPD Series: Teaching hands-on Primary STEM

CPD workshops that cultivate curiosity! The SFI Discover Primary Science and Maths programme (DPSM) and the European Space Education Resource Office (ESERO Ireland) are now offering places to individual teachers wishing to build their confidence in teaching STEM subjects.

  • FREEworkshops delivered by STEM education experts to build your knowledge and confidence in STEM teaching.
  • Use a practical, hands-on approach which links directly to the SESE curriculum.
  • Tools that you can use in the classroom or when teaching STEM online.
  • Each workshop is 2 x 1hr Zoom sessions spread over two weeks.

During the workshops you will be introduced to the DPSM/ESERO Framework for Enquiry and new DPSM activities which enable you to harness students’ curiosity to lead your STEM lessons.

This supports the enhancing of teacher capacity as outlined in Pillar 2 of the STEM Education Policy Statement

 

Workshop 2 –Topic: Insulation

Investigating Hot & Cold

When: 4:00 – 5:00  Thursday15thApril  &Thursday22nd April

Curriculum Link: Materials (also inc. Maths)

During this workshop you will investigate the topic of insulation, build your understanding of scientific terminology, and learn how to bring complex theories to students in an accessible way. From insulative properties of materials, looking towards the animal world and developing your style of teaching, you will be able to confidently explain the physics behind insulation to your class, using their curiosity.

 

TO REGISTER:  https://forms.office.com/r/4nspNxZqKO

 

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 15-04-2021 4:00 pm
Course End Date / Time 22-04-2021 5:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Fee Free
Location Online Course

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Athlone Education Centre

Location

Athlone Education Centre
Moydrum Road
Athlone
Co. Westmeath

EIRCODE: N37 HO43

Transportation

Local Buses and carparking available

Contact

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