Monday 20 January, 10.00 – 14.00pm, Dean Close School, Shelburne Road, Cheltenham GL51 6HE

Diagram of molecules including large glass-like, orange and blue, three dimensional representations

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This course is fully funded by the Royal Society of Chemistry and there is no charge to attend.

Pre-16

Learning objectives

Participants will learn how to:

  • use black box activities to teach the concept of modelling
  • develop student ideas about the particle model to explain simple chemical reactions
  • assess student understanding of key chemical concepts through animations and simulations

 Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • support and challenge student understanding of the particle model and chemical reactions
  • explain how the theory of developing and using models is linked to the chemistry curriculum
  • identify misconceptions or alternative theories in student understanding

 

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