Topic outline

  • Upcoming Science Courses

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    Secondary Science Subject Leader Networks

    6 March / 5 May/ 3 July 2019 – PM sessions

    These networks provide a forum for detailed discussion about key developments in science education. Subject leaders have the opportunity to focus on the implementation of changes in curriculum delivery and assessment at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4, using the group as a source of support and challenge.


    Teaching Exciting Science for the EYFS

    28 March & 6 June 2018 - AM sessions

    This two-session workshop-based course is designed to gain a greater depth and breadth of ideas to enhance learning through exciting science in EYFS. Led by Tania Harding and an EYFS practitioner, delegates will create and develop 'bags' of scientific ideas containing relevant key ideas, links to the EYFSP, ideas for explorations, investigations and enquiries and possible resources to trial between sessions.

    Note: This course is now offered at a reduced rate


    Planning the Teaching of Evolution and Moderating Outcomes

    10 May & 16 July 2019

    In this two-session course the key ideas children need to learn about evolution and natural selection will be explored and a learning journey describing how they can be

    taught and applied will be constructed. Teachers will then teach the topic and return to moderate outcomes.


    Hampshire Annual Conference for Science Coordinators

    The Hampshire Science Subject Co-ordinators Conference is an intense day of workshops, discussions and presentations about how to improve the teaching and leadership of science. Delegates will hear a variety of inputs from the HIAS science team, practicing lead teachers and other speakers and will have the opportunity for collaborative working with other Heads of Department on areas of common interest.

    Dates & Locations:

    03/06/2019 - Southampton

    04/06/2019 – Fleet

    05/06/2019 – Basingstoke

    06/06/2019 – Beaulieu

    07/06/2019 – Fareham


    Annual Conference for Secondary Science Technicians

    17 July 2019

    This year we will continue to examine the role of the technician in supporting a developing curriculum with required practicals, and continue to examine ways in which collaborations can help us do this effectively.