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Mathletics-4-Schools (8/5/19)

mathleticsMathletics-4- Schools is presenting a Micro Mathletics workshop on Wednesday 8th May 2019, from 5 to 7pm.

Mathletics 4 Schools is a unique  co-curricular programme for primary schools which combines maths with athletics in a fun way. As an introduction to our Mathletics programme we are offering a workshop which will include instruction on a number of 10 Minute Mathletics games. These games can be incorporated into your everyday maths class and will offer a different more hands on approach to problem solving. The key goal is to improve the overall attitude towards maths at a young age.

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SPHE Junior Cycle Personal Safety - 1 Day Seminar (7/5/19)

balanceThis seminar is aimed at teachers of SPHE and will address ways of educating young people about personal safety, protection and abuse.  It will provide an opportunity for participants to familiarise themselves with the Chid Protection Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools 2017 and the PDST Personal Safety lessons developed for Junior Cycle. Full substitution. Booking via sphe.ie only.

PDST Primary: Motivating Children as Readers and Writers (15 and 20/5/19)

readingwritingWhat does teaching according to the rationale and aims of the Primary Language Curriculum look like in a classroom? How can we ensure that all pupils are motivated and engaged as listeners, speakers, readers and writers?

This two-part workshop will explore the fundamentals for fostering motivation and engagement in literacy development: choice, time, social interactions, a diverse range of texts, effective feedback and explicit instruction. Participants will leave with practical ways to create exciting and engaging literacy learning environments for all... including the teacher!  

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PDST Primary: An inquiry based learning approach to Shape and Space (14 & 15/5/19)

shapespacePDST offers two dates in Blackrock Education Centre for this seminar: Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th May 2019, from 9:30 to 15:30.

This seminar exemplifies the natural and obvious connections between Shape and Space and STEM. Teacher participants will enhance their own visualisation and spatial reasoning skills through collaborative concrete learning experiences. These Inquiry Based Learning approaches lend themselves to innovative approaches to planning and assessment. Two teachers per school can apply to attend and substitute cover is available.

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