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NQT - Geography/History

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Oakington Manor Primary School , Oakington Manor Drive, Wembley, Middlesex, HA9 6NF

Course description

This course will be split into an hour on Geography, followed by an hour on History. We will look at the key learning areas for each subject and try out a variety of practical, easily adaptable skill-based activities that support each of these learning areas. This course aims to equip participants with the knowledge and understanding to deliver outstanding history and geography lessons which excite and engage young learners by exposing them to high-quality sources; encouraging them to ask questions and reflect on their observations or interpretations and empowering them to take ownership of their learning through independent research and analysis. The format of the course is intended to be as practical as possible – participants will have the opportunity to try out a range of activities involving a variety of sources, including: artwork and photographs, replica and real artefacts, atlases and maps, historical texts, online digital and multimedia resources and more. Participants will also be given some direction to useful websites and organisations that can provide additional resources or support.

Training Facilitator

William Scott

Pricing details

£85 (No cost to schools subscribing to the NQT combined offer or Training only package) For more details, contact Anastasia at aio@woodfieldschool.co.uk

Course objectives

  • To know and understand the key teaching and learning areas for geography and history
  • To feel confident in planning for exciting and engaging historical and geographical enquiries which address key enquiry questions
  • To be aware of the wealth of resources available in schools and online, and how best to utilise these in their lessons
  • To know what is expected in the delivery of good – outstanding history and geography lessons

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