Effective Teaching and Learning in Science Training Materials


Effective Teaching and Learning in Science Training Materials

Hyperlink https://www.stem.org.uk/elibrary/resource/29870
Objectives To help science teachers design and develop effective science lessons that might involve writing, practical and group work.
Description of material This training activity consists of five sessions to be worked with the participants. They cover such topics as: effective lessons in science; developing pupils’ writing in science; practical and group work in science. The material includes: tutors notes (overview of the unit, unit objectives, outline programme, synopsis, preparing for the unit, resources needed for each session, pre-unit task and evaluation forms), training slides for the session, participants resource pack (copies of the slides and handouts used in the training) and summary of main messages. All the materials were produced by the Department for Education, UK 2003.
Compliance to quality criteria
Develops STEM competence. Criteria not present
Stimulates collaboration between teachers. Criteria not present
Includes different phases of delivery (input, application in classroom setting and reflection). Comply with criteria
Is long-term. Criteria not present
Is participant-tailored. Tends to comply with criteria
Type of material Training activities
PD target group (by subject) Science
PD target group (by education level) Lower secondary
Educational approaches Active learning, Hands-on, Collaborative problem solving
Language(s) English
Diversity Diversity is not addressed
Accessibility After registration to STEM Learning platform
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