Primary Level Education Programme

Our programme of Workshops for primary schools include both workshops in our education centre Boiler House Ballymun, and outreach workshops in your school. Students are encouraged explore ideas on the workshop topics through discussion and interactive activities and each workshop features a range of hands-on activities. The Rediscovery Centre is an accredited Discover Centre under the Discover Primary Science and Maths programme (www.primary-science.ie). Our education workshops are ideal for primary schools participating in the Green Schools programme.

Workshop Topics:

Workshop topics Suitable for 90min workshop 3hr workshop School Tours
Waste Junior Infants to 6th Class x x x
Biodiversity Junior Infants to 6th Class x x x
Energy 1st Class  to 6th Class x x x
Energy & Circuits 4th Class to 6th Class x x x
Water 3rd Class to 6th Class x x x
Sustainable Transport 3rd Class to 6th Class x
Global Citizenship 3rd Class to 6th Class x
Science Investigations 3rd Class to 6th Class x x
Forces 3rd Class to 6th Class x
Space 3rd Class to 6th Class x x x
Engineering 3rd Class to 6th Class x
Maths Detectives 3rd Class to 6th Class x

Outline of Workshops:
The Rediscovery Centre primary education workshops are 90 minutes in duration and link to the primary school curriculum through a range of subjects including Science, Maths, SPHE, Visual Art and Geography. Each workshop features a presentation, a range of interactive activities and/or games and ends with a feedback session to encourage the students to share what they have learned throughout the workshop.

Bookings:

Please contact the Education Team for more information or to book: education@rediscoverycentre.ie (01) 8933801

Reviews from Teachers:

“Perfectly pitched at primary school pupils – interactive and hands-on. Thank you” – Teacher, Finglas Parochial National School, Finglas, Dublin 11

“Children thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the workshop and it engaged them throughout. Thank you” – High Street NS, Co Offaly

“Very enjoyable, age appropriate, the educator was superb and pitched well” – Virgin Mary BNS, Ballymun, Dublin 9.