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STEM in the Primary Curriculum
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STEM in the Primary Curriculum

  • Helen Caldwell - University of Northampton, UK
  • Sue Pope - Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, England, UK


March 2019 | 176 pages | Learning Matters
How can teachers harness the power of STEM education and learning in the primary curriculum? This book gives practical STEM ideas for the classroom and supports teachers to make the most of opportunities for rich STEM experiences across the primary curriculum. This book:
  • Explores the nature of STEM education and why it matters
  • Highlights the opportunities for STEM learning across the curriculum
  • Supports teachers to design and innovate engaging STEM learning experiences
  • Includes a chapter on STEM in the early years.
 
Introduction: What is STEM education? Helen Caldwell
 
1. STEM and making links with home Amanda Smith
 
2. STEM in the Early Years Eleanor Hoskins
 
3. Primary science and STEM Rania Maklad
 
4. Mathematics in STEM education Sue Pope
 
5. Design and technology in STEM Ben Sedman and Anne Guilford
 
6. Foreign Language and STEM Pauline Palmer and Sarah Lister
 
7. Drama and STEM Rebecca Patterson, Mick Chesterman and Alison Ramsay
 
8. Engaging Girls in STEM Helen Caldwell, Sway Grantham and Neil Smith
 
9. Computing and STEM Helen Caldwell
 
10. The arts in STEM: STEAM Helen Caldwell, Sway Grantham and Jean Edwards
 
11. Preparing for transition to secondary STEM David Barlex

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