Project ID - TIS000619
GROWING TOGETHER This project aims to help children learn about and interact with their own local natural environment.

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Project offered at

St John's Primary School
BT46 5PY


Fiona Kearney

Student Skills

Geography / Biology/ Environment. Knowledge of indigineous plant and wildlife.

Expected Pupil Outcomes

Interdependence of living things, variety of living things, habitats, plants and growth. Development of Thinking Skills and Personal Capabilities.

Expected Student Tutor Outcomes

How to motivate pupils, how to make cross-curricular links, how to research then produce or adapt learning materials for children aged 4-11.

Extra Information

Dates are NEGOTIABLE to suit the student.

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It encourages positive interaction between University student tutors and school pupils where the former can act as positive role models and ambassadors.

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