Centre for Inflammation Research

Supercytes Teacher Training Event

After a two year hiatus, the Centre for Inflammation Research is pleased to be hosting another in-person Supercytes Teacher Training Event. Aimed at Primary 6/7 teachers and Secondary School Science/Biology teachers, this free interactive workshop will introduce participants to the Supercytes classroom resource.

Supercytes - The Immune Cell Standoff” is a fun, curriculum-linked, University of Edinburgh game-based resource for teachers and students focused on the cells involved in inflammation, immunology and infectious diseases.

Teachers who attend the training event will have the opportunity to:

  • gain hands-on experience learning to use the Supercytes card game
  • secure a free resource pack of games, worksheets, cartoons, etc to use in your classroom
  • hear our research scientists deliver the intro to immunology & inflammation presentation
  • ask questions about the science
  • apply this resource to teaching about COVID-19 (or other infections) and vaccines

Find out more and reserve your spot at the link below.


Register for the free training event

Image of participants at MRC Festival Supercytes event
May 24 2022 -

Supercytes Teacher Training Event

A free teacher training event exploring Supercytes, a biology-themed educational resource that can be used in primary or secondary classes.

Queen's Medical Research Institute
Edinburgh BioQuarter
47 Little France Crescent
EH16 4TJ