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Curriculum Planning 24/5/22 ONLINE

Planning & Auditing Your D&T Curriculum

  • 175 British pounds
  • 24/5/22: 3.45-5.45pm Online via Zoom (+ self directed activities)

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24 MAY 2022 3.45 - 5.45PM Blended learning course led by Paul & Julie Boyd with 2 hour live online session, plus at least 4 hours self directed learning activities OUTCOMES * Explore tools for auditing a KS3 & D&T GCSE curriculum & identify improvements * Consider the principles for sequencing a high quality D&T curriculum * Identify key learning priorities for a D&T curriculum * Reflect on your curriculum planning & consider other approaches and ideas * Identify a self directed study programme that develops a curriculum over time CONTENT * Introduce audit tools for the KS3 & D&T GCSE curriculum (England) * How to create a curriculum with sequence and progression built across the key stages * Consider how KS2 prior learning influences KS3 planning * Consider how KS3 & D&T GCSE create a strong base for A level learning * Identify a genuine D&T experience & create a curriculum with a clear D&T focus * Identify key learning priorities for D&T & create a curriculum driven by learning * Create a curriculum vision & consider what this looks like in the classroom * Build spaced & retrieval practice into a curriculum plan * Mapping levels of difficulty & building assessment tools into curriculum planning * Develop a broader materials approach to delivering D&T * Consider new ideas for curriculum planning along with traditional approaches * Online session includes hands on activities & a resource pack is posted to participants The online session introduces the main ideas & the self directed activities enable participants to create a personalised CPD programme focused on applying ideas to their own curriculum Resources include audit tools, small material sample pack, self directed learning programme, resources to support teaching, learning and planning IMPORTANT PLEASE READ * Course fee pays for one person to attend the live online session * Online session is held on Zoom & participants contribute via audio or video * Focus is on KS3 & D&T GCSE (England). Some content may be relevant to other routes * KS3 Cooking & nutrition & GCSE food preparation & nutrition are not included * References to the NEA are limited to how this fits into curriculum planning A 'one size fits all' curriculum model, schemes of learning & projects are not provided. Some activities are included in the self directed activities to illustrate ideas discussed See bottom of home page for T&Cs, including cancellations