Teaching A-Level Chemistry for the First Time

Code:
8490

Teaching A-Level Chemistry for the First Time

£269.00

London | Friday 24 June 2022

London | Friday 18 November 2022

 

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ABOUT THIS COURSE

If you are new to teaching A level Chemistry then this updated and refreshed course will give you short cuts to teach as a more experienced Chemistry Teacher. It aims to build your confidence to teach difficult concepts in Year 1 of the course and help you prepare students for the increased emphasis on mathematics and practical assessment. There will be ideas, tips and techniques to nurture students who struggle, while giving you fresh approaches that that will stretch the most able. We will look at ways of boosting exam performance with insights into exam technique, whichever specification you are following.

BENEFITS OF ATTENDING

  • Explore the main challenges of teaching A level Chemistry for the first time
  • Learn key techniques to use in your teaching that are utilised by more experienced teachers
  • Understand how students learn; and how you can maximise their understanding
  • Scaffold trickier mathematical questions so that all students can access the method
  • Understand how to approach topics that learners find difficult, from the mole to organic reaction mechanisms
  • Consider strategies to boost performance in practical assessment, both in the lab and in written exams
  • Take advantage of the opportunities to share teaching approaches with colleagues in similar situations
COURSE DATES London | Friday 24 June 2022

London | Friday 18 November 2022

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? 
  • All teachers new, or nearly new, to teaching A level chemistry
  • Those who lack confidence, or who feel they would benefit form a refresher course
COURSE CODE 8490
IN-SCHOOL You can also book this as an In-School Course
INCLUDED
  • A specially prepared folder of detailed notes, practical advice and guidance
  • Notes prepared by the educational experts leading the course
  • Expert produced PowerPoint presentations
  • CPD Certificate of attendance

Additional information

Subject

Chemistry, Science

Location

Online

Key Stage

A Level

Course Leader

John Coad

Job Title

Head of Department, Subject Teacher, CPD Coordinator