Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Share the adventure of conducting simple and fun science experiments with children up to 5 years of age.
Target Audience
Early Learning Teachers
10 reviews
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Learning Areas

General Description

This course will help you build your confidence and skills to teach science to children, from birth to 5 years old. You will discover how to use science experiments and teachable moments to develop the scientific thinking of children and help them achieve EYLF outcomes.

You’ll learn:
- How to involve children in simple science experiments.
- How to develop the scientific thinking of children of different ages.
- How science is linked to EYLF outcomes.
- Where to download teaching resources that you can use right away.

Audience

Early Learning Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards

2.1.2 Proficient Level – Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
3.3.2 Proficient Level – Use teaching strategies
3.4.2 Proficient Level – Select and use resources

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 2 hours and 0 minutes of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of EYLF addressing standard descriptors 2.1.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now Now Online Places available $59 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

Introduction

5 minutes

Get started with your online professional development.

Science in Early Learning

35 minutes

Read about the benefits of teaching science in early learning.

Teach Snappy Science

35 minutes

Experience science experiments and discover how to teach them.

Your Teaching

35 minutes

Download teaching resources.

Reflection

10 minutes

Reflect on your course learning and next steps

User Rating

4.6

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
08/07/2020

the reflective questions were very useful especially to have them to consider as you viewed things.

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

very relevant, lots of ideas

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

I feel the quality and relevance was high and gave me lots of ideas and confidence with incorporating science experiments in my classroom. Carmen Clare

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

great examples and resources to accompany the course

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

I was pleased with the usefulness of this course with content I will be able to use immediately. It is very relevant to the primary classroom.

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

the information was relevant and will allow me to teach the children more about science

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

The course was very helpful and engaging

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

The content was great, really liked the use of text and video.

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

Excellent

Inspire Young Scientists in your Learning Room - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

It has inspired me be more curious with the way that I approach science and allow students to teach me.


About the team


Cool Australia

Creator

Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.