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Friday, June 7 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
The Universe is made of Lego! The elements and the Periodic Table at Primary School LIMITED
Limited Capacity seats available

Actually, there's very little Lego involved! It's 150 years since the development of the periodic table. Although we provide children with maps of what the world looks like, we often hold off before a child experiences this 'map' of the building blocks of the entire universe! Frequently, the periodic table is stuck into the secondary science book with the expectation that they'll just 'get it'. This workshop will try to encourage an elementary (pun intended) understanding of the elements and the periodic table at primary school level. Most definitely NOT for chemistry geeks - but they're welcome too!

Speakers
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John Sandford

After accidentally studying chemistry at university, I entered primary school teaching nearly 30 years ago. The past nine have been spent as a Vice Principal at Andrews Memorial PS in Northern Ireland. I've been a PSTT Fellow since 2013 and I'm a member of the NI Committee of the... Read More →


Friday June 7, 2019 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Moorfoot Edinburgh International Conference Centre, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE, UK
  • Target age range 7-11