SESE

20-August-19
SESE

Social, Environmental and Scientific Education (SESE)

Introduction

Social, Environmental and Scientific Education (SESE) consists of three subjects: Science, Geography and History. SESE enables children to explore, investigate and develop an understanding of local and wider environments.

History

Social, Environmental and Scientific Education (SESE) consists of three subjects: Science, Geography and History. SESE enables children to explore, investigate and develop an understanding of local and wider environments.

History is for all children from junior infants to sixth class. The curriculum supports children to develop basic skills as an historian through a knowledge and understanding of people, events and developments in the past.

The curriculum is presented in two sections:

  • Skills
  • Content:
  • Myself and my family
  • Story
  • Early people and ancient stories
  • Life, society, work and culture in the past
  • Eras of change and conflict
  • Politics, conflict and society
  • Continuity and change over time.

The current curriculum was introduced as part of the Primary School Curriculum (1999).

Geography

Geography is for children from junior infants to sixth class. The curriculum enables children to make sense of their surroundings and the wider world. They do so by developing a range of geographical skills as they explore the natural and human elements of local and wider environments.

The curriculum is presented in two sections:

  • Skills and concepts
  • Content:
  • Human environments
  • Natural environments
  • Environmental awareness and care.

The current curriculum was introduced as part of the Primary School Curriculum (1999).

Science

Social, Environmental and Scientific Education (SESE) consists of three subjects: Science, Geography and History. SESE enables children to explore, investigate and develop an understanding of local and wider environments.

Science is for children from junior infants to sixth class. The curriculum supports children to develop basic scientific skills through a knowledge and understanding of science.

The curriculum is presented in two sections:

  • Skills
  • Content:
  • Living things
  • Energy and forces
  • Materials
  • Environmental awareness and care.

The current curriculum was introduced as part of the Primary School Curriculum (1999).

Events
Oct
15 2019
STAFF MEETING 1:30pm Close
Oct
26 2019
October Mid-Term Break
Dec
20 2019
HALF DAY 12noon Finish
Dec
21 2019
Christmas Holidays
Jan
13 2020
STAFF MEETING 1:30pm Close
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Midleton CBS Primary School,
Midleton,
Co. Cork,
P25 EK13,
Ireland

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