Skip to 0 minutes and 6 seconds Managing the practical classroom is an online course for teachers of secondary science. We shall be focusing on all aspects of management of practical activities in the laboratory, including classroom layout, establishing the purpose of practical work to maximise learning, creating the right climate for collaborative learning and how to simplify more complex practical work using micro-scale set ups or integrated instructions. As a participant
Skip to 0 minutes and 30 seconds on this course you will: reflect upon your current laboratory management, develop your toolkit of strategies and techniques to manage students safely in the laboratory, reflect on your own practice by constructing classroom plans and routines to maximise learning. By completing this course, we hope you will improve student learning through an increased focus on task, with more practical work completed leading to greater retention of knowledge and practice of skills in science. We look forward to seeing you online.