Little Scientists STEM Optics Workshop, Schofields NSW

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Ready 2 Learn Early Education Centre

23 Alex Ave

Schofields, NSW 2762


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Enjoy a day of lights, colours and optical illusions exploring the land of mirrors, colourful shadows and nature’s paint palette.

This STEM learning opportunity will help you:

  • discover how light, colour and vision have a great impact on us

  • understand and explore light streams through the eyes of a child

  • collect ideas for project work and child-led projects that scaffold children’s learning and development

  • implement our inquiry-based educational approach

  • benefit from the exchange with other educators and teachers

  • feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM

  • take home information and inspiration in the Optics booklet and cards you receive.


"Literally best PD ever!". Kirsty Myers

Good to know: This workshop provides educators and teachers with a variety of tools and educational concepts to meet a range of requirements of the NQF and the EYLF.

Little Scientists workshops are endorsed to provide NESA Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient Teacher level. Each workshop counts as five hours and 30 minutes of PD.

Date: Monday, 24 June 2019

Time: 9:15am for a 9:30am start. Workshop finishes at 4:30pm

Location: Ready 2 Learn Early Education Centre, 23 Alex Ave, Schofields, NSW 2762

Public transport: Take bus route T74 towards Alex Ave. The closest train station is Schofields Station.

Parking: Limited parking is available within the vicinity of the venue.

Further information: Wear clothing suitable for hands-on activities and experiments.

Cost: $115. Ticket cost includes morning and afternoon tea. Please BYO lunch.

Who? This workshop is suitable for all educators and teachers and prior STEM knowledge is not required.

Facilitator: Malina Newman, Little Scientists trainer

Bring a friend. We know from experience that people who come along with a friend or colleague tend to get more out of the workshop. If you know someone who’d benefit from this workshop, send them this link to find out more and join your workshop.

Please note: The workshop is for educators and teachers only and it is not suitable for children to attend.

Questions? Email us at workshops@littlescientists.org.au

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