Medics in Primary Schools

Programme Category: Primary
Target Group: Years 4 - 7
Availability: Whole Class
Duration: 8 - 10 Weeks

Programme Details:

The Medics in Primary Schools (MIPS) programme is a joint Queen’s University – Sentinus activity which brings student doctors into the classroom over a period of 8 – 10 weeks to teach science. Topics covered include healthy skin, healthy heart and lungs, healthy brain and healthy body. The medical students bring science to life for pupils through practical activities, demonstrations and the use of medical equipment.

Download Medics in Primary Guide 2019

Download Personal Logbook

You can download our Useful Websites document which gives a list of relevant websites, some of which you may find of benefit.

You can also download the following documents:

MIPS Activities;

MIPS Activity Sheets;

MIPS Learning Outcomes;

MIPS Lesson Plan Outline;

MIPS Risk Assessment.








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