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Raising Attainment in Primary Geography

Discover simple but effective strategies to support children’s development as Geographers in this engaging, practical CPD course. Explore how you can develop pupils' love of the subject, drawing on other subjects but also informing them - without compromising on standards. Explore ways to build a unique but successful Geography curriculum that conforms to Ofsted's new framework.

  • Games & practical approaches
  • Embed vocabulary
  • Bring your curriculum in line with Ofsted principles
  • Explore "Greater Depth" in Geography
Duration
1 day
Price
£265 + VAT
Time
9:15 - 15:30
Available
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About this course

Raising Attainment in Geography provides an overview of the knowledge and skills that children need to become successful Geographers. This powerful one-day CPD course examines this key Foundation subject, demonstrating how to support all children to develop skills, knowledge, curiosity and a depth of understanding.

You will discover a range of proven strategies that can engage children in Geography, empowering them to ask and answer complex Geographical questions.

By attending this course, you will:

  • Understand how Geography might fit into Ofsted's new framework for a 'broad and balanced' curriculum.
  • Find out how to use Geography to inform other curriculum areas without lowering your standards in this key Foundation subject.
  • Discover a range of proven strategies that can engage children in Geography, empowering them to ask and answer complex Geographical questions.
  • Unpick the concept of 'Greater Depth' in Geography.

    Audience:

    • Teachers & TAs - KS1 & KS2
    • Subject Leaders
    • Senior Leadership Team

    "Excellent! A very informative and useful training day. It will help me with my action plan for the next year and the new Ofsted Inspection Framework".  Nicola Breslin, Geography & History Lead, St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School

    "A really engaging day. I found the trainer to be inspirational and feel further equipped to develop geography at our school!" Gail Evans, Geography Lead, Franche Primary School

    "A really informative and interactive course that has given me lots of excellent ideas to take back with me and share with staff!" Gemma Casburn, Geography Leader, Britannia Primary School

    COVID-19 update

    As a direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic we are now live-streaming all of our courses. Please see our livestream dates below. 

    We plan to resume in-venue courses as and when government guidelines safely allow us to do so.

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      26 April 2021
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        18 June 2021
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          08 September 2021
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            02 November 2021
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              Courses at venues

              LONDON
              17 May 2021
              Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
                COLCHESTER
                19 May 2021
                TT Education (Training Suite), The Yellow House, A1, Knowledge Gateway, COLCHESTER, CO4 3ZL
                  DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
                  25 June 2021
                  Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB
                    BIRMINGHAM
                    06 July 2021
                    Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
                      BIRMINGHAM
                      07 September 2021
                      Birmingham Marriott Hotel , 12 Hagley Road, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8SJ
                        LEEDS
                        08 October 2021
                        The Met Hotel, King Street , LEEDS, LS1 2HQ
                          LONDON
                          19 November 2021
                          Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
                            DURHAM/NEWCASTLE
                            06 December 2021
                            Beamish Hall Hotel , Beamish, DURHAM/NEWCASTLE, DH9 0YB

                              This course as an INSET Day

                              Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

                              Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

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