Teachers

STEM in the new curriculum

National Museum Cardiff
St Fagans National Museum of History

Saturday 13th October 2018

10am - 2.30 pm Doors open 9.45am for registration

St Fagans National History Museum

A one-day conference for primary and secondary teachers, learning professionals and scientists exploring the opportunities that the new curriculum will bring.

To book a FREE place and your workshop choices go to:

https://asecymruconference2018.eventbrite.co.uk

 

 

Dates: Saturday 13th October 2018
Free In school

Gallery Resources for Teachers

St Fagans National Museum of History

This teacher-led resource for schools has been written to help teachers and other group leaders plan a successful visit. These galleries are diverse, covering many different topics within the curriculum.

There is a pack for each of the three new galleries at St Fagans – Wales is…, Life is…, and Gweithdy.

This pack provides you with further information about the displays to help answer any questions your group may have. It also contains links to other displays within the Museum and also to the historic buildings onsite.

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.

Open Evening for Teachers

St Fagans National Museum of History

Join us for this special event for teachers.

Explore our new Weston Centre for Learning in the newly re-developed main building.

Meet the team and discover the range of workshops available for your school.

Includes a sneak peek into the brand new galleries which open in October 2018!

For further information, or to book a place, please contact learning.stfagans@museumwales.ac.uk or call (029) 2057 3424.

Dates: 27 September 2018 4-7pm
Free Self-led

Llwybrau Llafar - Welsh Learners Resource

St Fagans National Museum of History

Come and practice your Welsh at St Fagans National Museum of History.

Visit some of the museums iconic buildings while practicing your Welsh. This pack has been developed in conjunction with the National Centre for Learning Welsh and is aimed at Welsh learners of all levels.

Cost: Free of charge as is a self-led session.
Free Self-led

Enterprise and Employability Challenge - Welsh Baccalaureate

St Fagans National Museum of History

Key Stage 4 - National / Foundation

 

Here are activities and resources created by Ross Thomas and Amgueddfa Cymru to support you in delivering the coursework requirements for the new Welsh Baccalaureate 2015.

The resources consist of a challenge document for your assessed piece of work, along with a trial challenge which can help students prepare and develop skills for their project.

To help you experience business and the world of work you should work together with others in a team of 3-6 members and use skills and knowledge you have developed from researching Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales to design and develop an innovative product based on the collections at the museums. The product must be cost-effective, innovative and suitable for sale in the Amgueddfa Cymru shops.

Additional workshops to support your study are available. Please contact us for more details. Some workshops may be subject to charging.

Cost: Free of charge as is a self-led session.

Curriculum

Welsh Baccalaureate Key Stage 4 - National / Foundation

Enterprise and Employability Challenge - Product

Free In school

Maths in Museums

Maths in Museums

A new digital resource to support the numeracy framework in primary schools.

22 bilingual activities for year 6 pupils to support geometry, number, data and measuring skills.

The toolkit was developed in partnership with See Science. The toolkit is sponsored by the National Science Academy grant scheme.

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.

Daily life in the nineteenth century - Maestir School

St Fagans National Museum of History

Sample children’s school life in the 1890s and learn how to deliver a session as a Victorian teacher. Teachers who want to book the Maestir School teacher-led session for their class must attend this course.

Duration: 1 hour x 2
Cost: Led by Museum staff – free of charge.

Preview visits

St Fagans National Museum of History

Please call if you would like to arrange a preview visit to discuss and plan how to get the best out of a school visit to St Fagans.

Duration: 30 minutes
Cost: Led by Museum staff – free of charge.
Free In school

The First World War Education Project

St Fagans National Museum of History

The National Library of Wales and National Museum Wales are leading a project to produce education resources for schools to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. As part of this project we are using items from the collections of both institutions to create digital teaching resources for Hwb.

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.