Explorify in the Garden with the Wellcome Trust

Course code: 191010EMEXLE

‘Explorify in the Garden’ is a practical course that will give you the confidence to take the primary science curriculum outdoors and make full use of the rich tapestry of opportunities that nature, plants and growing provide. Experience how to work with the fascinating digital images and videos from the Wellcome collections from an RHS ‘real world’ perspective.

The RHS has teamed up with the Wellcome Trust to develop this one-day course, based on the innovative ‘Explorify’ approach to learning science, set in the context of school gardens.

Objectives

  • Work with Explorify resources developed by the Wellcome Trust
  • Improve your growing techniques and horticultural understanding.
  • Realise how ‘growing topics’ can spark curiosity and inspire children to question the world around them.
  • Discover new plants that can help you teach primary science in an exciting way, whilst having a positive impact on learning

Prices

Training Course£40.00

When

Date Time Places available
07/05/2020 10.00am-4.00pm

Where

Leicester Botanical Gardens

Glebe Road
LEICESTER
LE2 2LD

Skill level

Beginner

Key Stages

Key Stage 1 and 2

Catering

Tutor

Mr Gavin Hardy

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