Early Years CPD/CLPL Programmes

2018/19 Programmes

Active Learning Autumn

Seasonal workshop that contains interdisciplinary activities which can be used at the Botanic Garden or other locations. Many suggested activities support outdoor learning. This is a participatory workshop so suitable clothes/shoes for outdoor wear are essential.

Date: Friday 28th September 2018
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £20

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Active Learning Winter

Seasonal workshop that contains interdisciplinary activities which can be used at the Botanic Garden or other locations. Many suggested activities support outdoor learning. This is a participatory workshop so suitable clothes/shoes for outdoor wear are essential.

Date: Friday 18th January 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £20

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Active Learning Spring

Seasonal workshop that contains interdisciplinary activities which can be used at the Botanic Garden or other locations. Many suggested activities support outdoor learning. This is a participatory workshop so suitable clothes/shoes for outdoor wear are essential.

Date: Friday 15th March 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £20

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Active Learning Summer

Seasonal workshop that contains interdisciplinary activities which can be used at the Botanic Garden or other locations. Many suggested activities support outdoor learning. This is a participatory workshop so suitable clothes/shoes for outdoor wear are essential.

Date: Friday 24th May 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £20

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Arts & Crafts from the Garden – Autumn/Winter

These two workshops introduce a wealth of simple and fun art and craft activities that are suitable for early years using gathered seasonal materials from the environment. These activities help children see and feel and understand the natural world around them just a little better, and begin to realise that nature is exciting, and that everything in it is important and special.

Date: Wednesday 10th October 2018
Time: 13:00 - 16:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £30

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Arts & Crafts from the Garden - Spring/Summer

These two workshops introduce a wealth of simple and fun art and craft activities that are suitable for early years using gathered seasonal materials from the environment. These activities help children see and feel and understand the natural world around them just a little better, and begin to realise that nature is exciting, and that everything in it is important and special.

Date: Friday 22nd March 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £30

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Maths from Nature for Early Years

"The only way to learn mathematics is to do mathematics." This fun workshop introduces a variety of simple, practical activities that help early years explore different concepts and boost their confidence in mathematics using materials from nature and their surroundings.

Date: Friday 26th April 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £20

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Water Science

Water has some amazing qualities that make it the world’s most important and interesting matter.  These fun, practical activities tailored for early years explorations in many aspects of science lead children to a better understanding of this extraordinary substance.

Date: Friday 1st February 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £20

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