KS3 Course Overview Science

KS3 COURSE OVERVIEW - SCIENCE

The department aims to offer a stimulating and challenging programme of science education that encourages enthusiasm, develops higher order thinking skills and meets the requirements of the National Curriculum. We aim to develop skills that develop learning through practical experimentation in the subject and nurtures a thirst for learning about the world in which we live.

Year

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

7

Working Scientifically

Cells & Systems

Changing States

Energy Changes & Transfers

Interdependence

Chemical Reactions

Waves & Light

Reproductions

Acids & Alkalis

Use the Force

Electricity & Magnetism

8

Working Scientifically

Healthy Living

Periodic Table and Materials

Earth and Atmosphere

Motion and Forces

Space

All Change

Making Energy

What are things made of?

The Uses of Energy

Under Pressure

Inheritance