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Autumn Term Newsletter

Science Learning Partnerships are your local curriculum hubs for science. Here at Hampshire and Dorset SLP (HISP Learning Partnership) we are running several primary, secondary and post-16 face to face and remote training opportunities this term.

Please visit Science Learning Partnership ( for details of how to sign up.

FREE for ECTs:

Secondary Science Early Career Teacher ‘How I plan and teach’ KS3 science series….  

This FREE online ‘How I plan and teach...’ training programme aims to support Early career teachers with the planning and teaching of specific KS3 Biology, Chemistry and Physics concepts. Experienced science teachers will model the thought processes involved in the planning and teaching of various topics, as well as sharing tips, ideas and signposting useful resources.  

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The aim of this FREE online network is to contextualise the 5 core areas of the Early Career Framework - ‘What does this look like in the science classroom?’. These webinars will provide the opportunity to reflect on and refine your practice, share good practice, network with other science ECTs across the South / South East region, and to signpost you to useful resources.

Tuesday 1 November | 3.45pm - 4.45pm Establishing a positive climate for learning-Practical work in science

Face to Face CPD:

Developing your primary science curriculum using the Ofsted framework

How to ensure the Ofsted 3Is are embedded in your primary science curriculum 

Thursday 17th November 10am-3pm

Embedding working scientifically in the primary classroom

Explore a range of techniques to draw out pupil ideas and develop strategies to inspire and incorporate these ideas into your science lessons. 

Thursday 1st December 10am-3pm

Subject Knowledge Enhancement: Upper KS2 Teachers 

Wednesday 30th November 10am - 3pm

Using the Ofsted science research review  to move your secondary science curriculum towards excellence  

Identify key messages from the Ofsted Research Review and evaluate and develop your own curriculum provision

Thursday 3rd November 10am-3pm

Maximising learning in secondary practical science

Improving and embedding effective practical science in your classroom 

Thursday 24th November 10am-3pm

Subject Knowledge Enhancement: Secondary Science Non-Specialists 

Monday 28th November 10am - 3.30pm

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