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19.Growing your biology expertise in the primary curriculum

By developing a deeper grasp of the more difficult concepts contained in the National Curriculum, you will build greater confidence in your own knowledge and understanding as well as gaining useful and practical ideas for teaching the biology strand in Key Stage 1 and 2. With an emphasis on linking the science to the everyday world, this helps
your children make the links between their learning in the classroom and everyday events.

As a result of this course, you will be able to:

  • Demystify the biology strand in the National Curriculum with the expansion of your knowledge base.
  • Develop new teaching strategies to enable your children access the tricky bits successfully.
  • Gain ideas for using working scientifically skills in biology sessions.

Download our Free Lesson Plan

This easy to follow lesson takes your class through creating a curious creature with peculiar adaptations