Science Learning Partnership – Telford & Wrekin Primary Science Conference


Telford & Wrekin Primary Science Conference 2024

In partnership with Severn Training & Schools Alliance and Telford & Wrekin Council’s School Improvement Service

Venue: Holiday Inn, Telford

Cost: £120.00 + VAT (There is a Teacher Release Payment subsidy of 70% for all eligible schools. Please email NMSLP@potteries.ac.uk to request the discount code that must be used at the time of booking.) 

Our Primary conferences always provide outstanding learning opportunities linked to topical developments in Primary Science teaching alongside time to talk and share ideas with other Primary practitioners. During this conference we aim to inspire and challenge thinking and to provide practical approaches for implementation.

Keynote with Speaker Tina Whittaker (Co-Lead, Science Across the City):

“Asking Scientific Questions – it’s trickier than you think!” 

When do your pupils know they have a scientific question worth investigating? It’s trickier than we think and asking and building better questions is an art worth honing. This keynote will showcase how primary pupils can be supported to improve their scientific question asking.

Workshops:

  • Science and SEN with Sue Phillips
  • Developing learners effective use of equipment with Ant Snowden
  • EEF report “Improving Primary Science” with Nicola Arkinstall
  • What’s new from CLEAPSS? with Ant Snowden
  • Working Scientifically with Joshua Piggott
  • AI in the primary classroom with Joe Basketts (GivEducation)
  • Using science to help hook young children into reading with Greg Smallbone
  • Focus, focus, focus! Focussed recording for purposeful practical science with Becki Price
  • The STEM Gap: Mapping out gender equality in STEM with Joshua Piggott

Please click here to book

Date

Jun 28 2024

Time

9:15 am - 3:30 pm