Our Solar System and Beyond: Teaching Primary Science

Liz Avery, Royal Observatory Greenwich

Understand the Solar System and how to teach it with real-life astronomers

Understanding the Solar System and how to teach it can be a tricky business. Fortunately astronomers at the Royal Observatory Greenwich are here to help.

In this online course, they’ll help you understand space, address some common misconceptions, and introduce you to the science and people behind real-life, cutting-edge discoveries.

You’ll also find out how to select the most appropriate resources for your primary science lessons. You’ll explore digital resources, museum tips, video chats and podcasts, and find out what works best for your students.

This course is designed for primary school teachers and home educators, who have an interest in expanding their knowledge of space, the Solar System and science more broadly, and improving their primary science lessons.

Dates:
  • 10 August 2020
  • 29 June 2020
  • 1 June 2020
  • 20 April 2020
  • 23 March 2020
  • 27 January 2020
  • 7 October 2019
  • 3 June 2019
  • 28 January 2019
  • 8 October 2018
  • 4 June 2018
  • 29 January 2018
  • 9 October 2017
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  • Language: English Gb

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