When

18 to 29 March 2024

Location

Online

Time

3 hours

Audience

Educators

About

In this FREE workshop you will:

  • Get hands-on with ocean engineering and activities from the ‘Taking the Plunge: Designing Submersibles’ unit,
  • Develop effective strategies to teach STEM content, and skills, to meet the learning needs of your students,
  • Gain the confidence to teach STEM in your classroom through the engineering design process.

Once you’ve completed this workshop, we’ll send you a resource kit and unit of work so you can implement Engineering is Elementary in your classroom. You’ll also be connected to a national community of practice for ongoing collaboration and support.

Places are limited.

Things to know

  • This workshop is a two-part series, to complete the workshop make sure you attend both session 1 and session 2. Each of the sessions is 1.5 hours.
  • Multiple sessions available between 18 and 29 March.
  • Engineering is Elementary units are designed for primary educators, however, they can be adapted for secondary school or other settings.
  • Workshops are not State of Territory specific, listed states in the application form indicate time zones.
  • Workshops will be delivered via Zoom.
  • Workshops are FREE but applications are essential as places are limited!
  • If these dates don’t suit you, you can express your interest in future opportunities via the application form.

Contact the team at teachers@questacon.edu.au for any enquiries.

About the program

Questacon Engineering is Elementary is a program that builds your confidence and capacity to teach engaging and meaningful STEM in the classroom.