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.
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 Start Date / Time||15-04-2021 4:00 pm|
|Course End Date / Time||22-04-2021 5:00 pm|
Athlone Education Centre
EIRCODE: N37 HO43
TEL: +353 90 6420400