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Saturday, January 12 • 10:00am - 11:00am
The Physics Fairy: A pedagogic tool (49)

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The Physics Fairy is a thought experiment I developed to address a common misconception about forces, and to stimulate reflection and discussion around misconceptions in general. This session will consist of a modelled lesson, as well as discussion of the what, where, when and how of addressing misconceptions in science.

It will be most useful to:
  • Primary science teachers teaching Y3/Y5 and primary Science Leads
  • KS3 and KS4 teachers who would like to develop their physics subject knowledge and pedagogy
  • Anyone who is supporting teachers to develop their physics subject knowledge and pedagogy

Speakers
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Carole Kenrick

SfL Project Lead - Scientist in Residence, Science for Life - Gillespie Primary School
I love science, I love teaching, and I love sharing my love of science and teaching with others. | My aim is for my pupils to become knowledgeable and passionate about science, understanding both scientific principles and processes. I want to broaden my pupils' ideas about what they... Read More →


Saturday January 12, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
Muirhead 121