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EPV Approved - STEM in the Primary School Classroom at St. John's SNS, Arklow

EPV Approved - STEM in the Primary School Classroom at St. John's SNS, Arklow

STEM in the Primary School Classroom

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As the New Primary Curriculum Framework states, STEM is one of the main five curricular areas. This course aims to equip you with the knowledge and resources to confidently undertake STEM in your classroom and school. Find out what STEM really looks like as we explore Integrated STEM from junior infants to sixth class along with the role of mathematics and ICT in STEM. Participants will have the opportunity to delve into STEM challenges, coding and will also discover fun and playful maths games to use in their classrooms which align with the new Maths Curriculum. 


Learning Outcomes

  • Empower participants to feel more confidentto teach STEM in their class by tackling common misconceptions.
  • Inform participants of research-based methods to teach STEM
  • Equip teachers with a range of STEM  challenges, websites and applications.
  • Enable teachers to critically analyse STEM lessons
  • Develop their understanding of the role of maths and technology in STEM.

Course dates: Monday 1st July to Friday 5h July (inclusive)

Time: 9.30 a.m. to 2.00 pm daily, 20 hrs in total.

Venue:  St John’s SNS - Arklow

Catering:  A light lunch will be provided at 11.30 a.m. each day.

Cost: €50.00. 

Please note that all our summer courses are booked on the condition that the course fee is non-refundable. Course Fees are not transferrable to another teacher. Unfortunately, if you wish to cancel your place on one of our courses or you are unable to attend the course, we are not in a position to refund fees. The course fee can only be refunded if the Education Centre cancels the course.

Maximum number: of 25 Teachers 

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Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 01-07-2024 9:30 am
Course End Date / Time 05-07-2024 2:00 pm
Capacity 25
Fee 50
Select Hours 1
Location St. John's SNS Arklow
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