STEM: Primary Courses Spring 2023
Please look at the courses below and note that some are fully funded. Please read the conditions before booking to ensure that the courses are free for you.
All our courses can be found here Online Primary Science | Courses – DTSA.
EP2203 QUALITY OF LEARNING
This course will provide a manageable approach to planning and delivering EYFS science. You will explore ways of bringing the EYFS experience to life through practical ideas and discussion tasks.
Free for maintained schools from Derby, Nottingham, Leicester and Northampton. All other maintained schools will be charged £60 for booking.
Date: 19 January 2023
Time: 9am – 11am
EYFS TWILIGHT – MAKING LINKS BETWEEN EYFS MATHS AND SCIENCE
All sessions will include some easy to resource engaging practical activities as well as including opportunities to discuss the underlying pedagogy and approaches that ensure maximum learning takes place in the EYFS classroom.
· Making links between EYFS maths and science
· Engaging activities and EYFS science investigations which will promote mathematical talk and understanding
Date: 9 February 2023
Time: 3.30pm – 4.30pm
DEVELOPING PUPIL-LED INVESTIGATIONS – EMBEDDING WORKING SCIENTIFICALLY IN THE PRIMARY CLASSROOM
To develop the independence of children thinking and communicating as real scientists is essential to deepen their scientific understanding. You will be able to facilitate and create rich, effective and exciting strategies that provide opportunities that embed and extend scientific skills.
Delegates from Derby, Nottingham, Leicester and Northampton can claim a funding amount of £100 against this course. Please email Finance@DTSA.org.uk before the course start date to claim.
Date: 24 January 2023
Venue: St Botolph’s Church of England Primary School, Loughborough Road, Shepshed, Loughborough LE12 9DN
Time: 9.30am – 4pm
PRIMARY SCIENCE SUBJECT LEADER ‘BOOT CAMP’ – ASSESSMENT, MODERATION, MONITORING AND SCIENCE CAPITAL
A course, providing all that a beginner subject leader, recently ‘risen to greatness’, or a more experienced subject leader needs to kick start, review or ‘re-boot’ the leadership of science in school.
A Teacher Release payment of £100 can be claimed for attendance by maintained schools. Please email STEM@DTSA.org.uk to claim before the course starts.
Date: 27 February 2023
Venue: St Botolph’s Church of England Primary School, Loughborough Road, Shepshed, LE12 9DN
Time: 9.00am – 12pm
East Midlands STEM Co-ordinator
Mon – Fri 8:30 – 4:00
Phone during office hours 07411 529201