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A-Z of Key Concepts in Primary Science

A-Z of Key Concepts in Primary Science

First Edition

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Elementary Science

120 pages | Learning Matters
This quick reference guide will help teachers feel confident and secure with the key terms and concepts used in teaching and learning science in primary schools. It includes concise descriptions of all the terminology used in the National Curriculum, the Scheme of Work for science at Key Stages 1 and 2 as well as the Standards for the award of Qualified Teacher Status. It also offers a wide range of suggestions for useful teaching resources. Trainees, practising teachers and teaching assistants will find it an invaluable source of information and a concise refresher of key terminology and ideas.
A-Z of key concepts
Appendix 1: DfEE/QCA Schemes of Work and the National Curriculum
Appendix 2: The Periodic Table
Useful resources

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Malcolm Anderson

Malcolm Anderson has over 20 years experience of teaching in primary schools and was Acting Head of a 3-11 primary before moving into Initial Teacher Training. He now works as a visiting lecturer in Primary Science with the University of Brighton and teaches on a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. More About Author