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20.Crystallising your chemistry 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 usefuland practical ideas for teaching the chemistry 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 theirlearning in the classroom and everyday events.

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

  • Demystify the chemistry 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 chemistry sessions.

Download our Free Lesson Plan

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