Science Week CPD for Primary Teachers


Course description

Engineers’ Week CPD for Primary Teachers 

Engineering the Moon: The engineering challenges of being on the Moon 

This free, 2-hour course will show participants how to use inquiry based learning techniques to promote children's learning and understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). Participants will also explore activities that support the theme of Engineers’ Week. These have been developed from ESERO and Discovery Primary Science & Maths resources. 
 

This course is being offered with the support of Science Foundation Ireland , ESERO Ireland (European Space Education Resource Office) and the Cork Education Support Centre.


 

Science Foundation Ireland Discover Science & Maths Award 
Engineers Week is an opportunity for primary school students and teachers to learn more about engineering, have fun, and win prizes. Running or attending an Engineers Week event counts towards the criteria for the Science Foundation Ireland Discover Science & Maths Award. 

Tea and coffee will be served at the start of the session. 

Note: all sessions require a minimum of 10 participants to run 


 

venue: CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory

date: 12 February 2019

time: 6pm to 8pm

cost: freee

For further details of the course content, please contact Frances McCarthy of Blackrock Castle Observatory by email: frances.mccarthy@bco.ie 



CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory

Facilitator: Frances McCarthy and Mary Kelleher

 

For further details of the course content, please contact Frances McCarthy of Blackrock Castle Observatory by email: frances.mccarthy@bco.ie

Category Primary
Date Tuesday 12 February 2019 - Tuesday 12 February 2019
Time 6-8pm
Presenters Frances McCarthy , Mary Kelleher
Code 19-1547
Fee €0.00
Venue Blackrock Castle Observatory, Blackrock, Cork
Places 10 places remaining
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