STEM CPD/CLPL Courses

2019/20 Programmes

Gardening with Children

This workshop covers practical techniques for gardening with children. Supports eco schools and inspiration from our children’s gardens.

Date: Friday 27th March 2020
Time:  13:00 – 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £25

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Maths Outdoors 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 04th October 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £25

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Maths Outdoors for All

Developing outdoor learning and confidence in using mathematical concepts in different ways. The workshop links maths to real life activities and shows the relevance and importance of maths to everyday activities.

Date: Friday 05th June 2019
Time: 13:00 – 15:30
Audience: All Teaching Staff
Price: £25

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Practical Science: Adapting to Different Environments

Practical hands on activities and experiments that are easy to replicate in the classroom. The activities are set around adapting to different environments and the science we learn from them.

Date: Friday 28th February 2020 
Time:  13:00 – 15:30
Audience:  Primary
Price: £25

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Science on Your Plate

This practical workshop aims to explore biodiversity in a fun and relevant way through studying plant parts, exploring the food we eat in terms of plant anatomy and encouraging healthy eating through familiarity with foods.  We include practical ideas for growing edible plants indoors and outside.

All our workshops are hands-on sessions using free, recycled or very low cost materials.

We can tailor our workshops to suit your needs, using different styles, activities and resources.

Date: Friday 22nd November 2019
Time:  13:00 – 15:30
Audience: Primary
Price: £25

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Simple Science: Practical Ideas for the Classroom

A practical workshop to introduce the use of very simple and low cost science activities to younger children.

Date: Thursday 01st November 2019 
Time: 13:00 – 15:30
Audience: Primary 
Price: £25

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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 31st January 2020 
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Audience: Early Years
Price: £25

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