Going Deeper in Earth and Space Science (P to 6)

Learning Focus
Quality Teaching
Mode
Face-to-face
Start Date

Available anytime

Program Description

This program will focus on the teaching and learning of Earth and space science through understanding content using contexts from science as a human endeavour and using an inquiry model informed by science inquiry.

Participants will explore strategies to build a solid foundation of knowledge in the Earth and space sub-strand.

Program Outcomes

By engaging in this workshop, participants will:

  • know the changes to the Earth and space sub-strand content in the revised Australian Science curriculum
  • understand the changes to achievement standards for the Earth and space sub-strand
  • get clarity and direction to the essential content of Earth and space sub-strand that students should learn across the P -6 years of schooling
  • plan quality units for the Earth and space sub-strand to explore the big ideas and key understandings, nature and uses through using inquiry practices.
Australian Professional Standards

Teachers

  • Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn
  • Standard 2 – Know content and how to teach it
Location, Date & Time

1 Day Program – 9:00am – 3:00pm

North – Tailrace – Launceston

  • Thursday 24 March 2022 – (Cancelled due to COVID-19)

South – Sustainability Learning Centre – Mt Nelson

  • Friday 25 March 2022 – (Cancelled due to COVID-19)

North-West – paranaple convention centre – Devonport

  • Monday 28 March 2022 – (Cancelled due to COVID-19)