The sessions within this year’s conference will explore how to:
- broaden and deepen science teaching and learning
- develop skills to think and work scientifically
- assess pupils' learning
- engage teachers and pupils and promote a love of science
Delegate will also have the opportunity to share good practice, visit the exhibitions and gain an understanding of important updates in primary science.
Keynote - The Wellcome Trust
This year we are delighted to welcome representatives from The Wellcome Trust for our keynote session to talk about their latest research in primary science and the fantastic resource: Explorify. Explorify’s simple but high-quality and visual activities spark curiosity, and support scientific thinking in primary pupils. Delegates will explore how to get the most from this completely free resource of creative science activities for primary school learning.
Workshop – Sphere Science
We will also be welcoming Sphere science to share some fantastic tips for teaching practical science. Their session will provide teachers with ideas and confidence in working and thinking scientifically through a range of fun and engaging activities (suitable for Early Years to Year 6).