Applications now open - Spring Bulbs for Schools
Plant bulbs in your school grounds to study climate change. Join this UK wide investigation and improve science and numeracy skills. All schools must apply by the end of July to take part in the following September. Free to all schools in Wales -spaces limited.
More information www.museumwales.ac.uk/scan/bulbs
Science, Geography and ESD&GC.
Teacher's Guide to Roman Caerleon
An exciting resource that helps you bring the ancient monuments to life. It contains a booklet explaining the background to the fortress with suggested questions, answers and activities. The pack also includes A3 colour images, and a Roman-style measuring string.
£24.45 (including P&P)
Maths in the Museum CPD Meeting
6 February 2015 9.30 am – 3.00pm
National Roman Legion Museum, Caerleon. NP18 1AE
You are invited to attend a FREE CPD focusing on ways to bring the Literacy and Numeracy Framework alive outside the classroom environment. Alessio Bernardelli will encourage you to identify opportunities to developing numerical reasoning in a range of real life situations and across different areas of the curriculum.
There will also be an opportunity to use a new innovative bilingual skills based maths toolkit based on the collections across the National Museums of Wales. The toolkit will include resources to use in teaching the Numeracy Framework, support the development of skills and the transition from primary to secondary school-based learning. A resource pack will also be provided for all teachers who attend.
Travelling costs will be reimbursed
9.30am - Arrival tea/coffee
9.45am – Welcome National Roman Legion Museum, Cardiff
10.15am - Workshop Alessio Bernardelli
12.15pm - Lunch
1.00pm - Brief introduction to the “Maths in the Museum” Toolkit and free resource pack
1.30pm - Tour of the Museum to look at relevant resources
2.15pm - Opportunity to try activity from the resource pack
2.45pm - Discussion and closing comments
This teacher CPD will provide an informal and dynamic opportunity to exchange thoughts and views, provide an opportunity for teachers to meet each other and share ideas.
Book your place: http://mathsinthemuseumcaerleoncpd.eventbrite.co.uk or contact firstname.lastname@example.org / telephone 02920801644