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20160316 - Free Primary PD Session - Simple science experiments for Staff Development - 16 March 2016 - 15:30 - Stream 1

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Free Primary PD Session - Simple science experiments for Staff Development


Classifications: Enabled, Events Not to be missed, Upcoming Excursions

Provider: Fizzics Education


Presenter: Ben Newsome

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Date: 16 March 2016

Start Time: 15:30

End Time: 4:00pm or as needed


Closing Date: Bookings Close 15-Mar-16

Availability: DEC and Non-DEC

DEC Positions: 3

Non-DEC Positions: 2

Price: Free!

KLA Syllabus: Primary

KLA Stage/s: Teachers

KLA Year/s: Year 1,Year 2,Year 3,Year 4,Year 5,Year 6

Key Learning Area/s: Professional Development

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KLA Keyword/s: Science, professional development, primary


Event Overview: Find out how your primary classroom can be transformed into an interactive science environment without breaking the bank. Learn how to use easily obtainable materials from the local shops to run hands-on experiments that cover chemistry, forces, light and sound. During this session you will run a number of simple experiments in your location. Schedule this as part of your staff meeting! The session is presented by Ben Newsome, a recipient of a 2013 Churchill Fellowship on best practice in science education via video conference, ISTE interactive video conferencing leader and 2015 Australian Small Business Champion for Education Services. Short video: https://vimeo.com/79714696 Time for questions will be provided throughout the session, as well as an opportunity to discuss demonstrations after the conference. For new scheme teachers maintaining accreditation at the level of professional competence, this activity could be used as part of your TIPD (Teacher Identified Professional Development.)

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Additional Booking Instructions: On booking we will send out a materials list that details the experiment that you will run in your classroom.Cannot attend this date and time?We can also organise a different session for you! Please let us know of your best dates and times and we will create a session that fits.

Further Information: Over 100 free science science experiment are available on the Fizzics Education website.http://www.fizzicseducation.com.au/experiments/free_experiments.html

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