Primary Science


Target GroupPrimary Teachers


15 October 2018
Price: £ 276.00
Venue: Future Inn Cardiff Bay, Hemingway Road, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, CF10 4AU
Time: 8.30 registration for a 9am start
Cost of course is £230 + VAT

How to teach Science skills in FP/KS2
Does your KS2 Science SOW need up dating?
Do your topics encourage the development of science skills?
Do FP understand the progression of science?
This one-day course will provide schools with a fully editable, electronic Science SOW for KS2 which, has been cross referenced to widely-used commercial topic based programmes plus Science Ideas for FP booklet. KS2 SOW available bilingually.

Course Objectives:

  • a clear understanding of science orders, levelling, assessment and moderation
  • consider links between the LNF and science orders
  • discuss the development of practical science skills

Course Provider: Karen Mills

Karen was the Curriculum Improvement Advisor for Science and ESDGC for Newport City Council as well as the regional coordinator for ESDGC Schools Networks. She has an M.A. in Early Years Education and was a Foundation Phase team inspector for Estyn.

She was a member of the working party for DCELLS Science Curriculum 2008 She was co-author of Module 6 for the Foundation Phase and was a member of the WAG working group that developed ESDGC ‘A Common Understanding for Schools’.