Deliver Engaging and Effective Primary KS1 & 2 STEM Projects - Essex

Date and Time

Start Date: 28th November 2019

Time: 09:30 - 16:00

Member Price: £200.00

Your Price: £250.00

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Course Description

Expectation/content:  A highly practical workshop will support you in developing knowledge, skills and confidence in the delivery of Electrical and Mechanical systems on the primary curriculum and cover the minimum requirements for the D&T program of study at KS1 and KS2.

You will:

  • Use the Crumble board and software to understand how to deliver simple programmable control projects
  • Activities where you will Design and make a range of mechanical devices to enable delivery of gears, levers and pulleys
  • Explore the automated world of engineering and combine the teaching of control and mechanisms through using the Crumble board to automate your mechanisms.

We will also discuss and explore some of the exciting contexts in which we could use to deliver these objectives through connecting the learning across the STEM curriculum.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of the course it will enable you to:

  • Use a crumble board for delivery of simple programming and control on the primary curriculum.
  • Gain ideas and practical examples for creatively delivering mechanical systems on the primary curriculum.
  • Connect the learning to Projects on a Page to allow you to develop further project ideas.
  • Connect the learning in Design and Technology to all areas of the STEM curriculum and other disciplines.

No prior expertise is necessarily. The course will be delivered by Leanne Mee of The STEM Workshop Ltd.

Please wear appropriate clothing and shoes as this is a practical training session.

IMPORTANT COURSE INFORMATION: 

This is a practical workshop and delegates will need to bring a Windows laptop or iPAD, preloaded with the following software, prior to attending the course, https://redfernelectronics.co.uk/crumble-software/

Please ensure you have the admin rights to load software onto your laptop (important if you are using a school machine) and ensure it is done before you attend the course. If you are not able to bring a laptop please let us know before the course.  You will also need to wear appropriate footwear.

 Delegates that have not booked prior to the event cannot be guaranteed a space.

Terms and Condition/Cancellation policy:  https://www.data.org.uk/terms-and-conditions/

Address

Dilkes Primary Teaching School Alliance,, Dilkes Primary Teaching School Alliance,
Dilkes Academy
Garron Lane
South Ockendon
Essex
RM15 5JQ

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