Science


Welcome to Science

Tom Derrick

Head of Departmet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Science at KS3

  Year 7 Year 8 Year 9 - A
(2yr KS3)
Year 9 - B
Term 1 Cells in plants and animals Elements, compounds and mixtures Chemistry basics Building for the future & Sculpture Park
Sex and science Heating and cooling C1 – Air quality Model Career
Term 2 Particles Light B1 – You & Your genes Record Breakers
Solutions and solubility Sound and hearing P1 – Earth & Universe Dam It!
Term 3 Bubbles, bangs and burning Microbes and disease B2 – Keeping healthy KS3 intervention
Acids and alkalis Healthy body C2 – Materials Choices Preparing for KS4 skills project
Term 4 Forces Respiration and circulation P2- Radiation & Life
Pressure, forces and magnets Food and digestion P3 – Sustainable energy
Term 5 Energy and energy resources Classification and inheritance B3 – Life on Earth
Electricity The solar system  and beyond C3 – Chemical processes
Term 6 Plants Rocks Controlled Assessment skills
Ecology KS3 Intervention

 

Science at KS4

Core
Science A
Core
Science B
Additional
Science
Biology Chemistry Physics Additional
Applied
BTEC
Science
B1 – You & Your Genes B1 – Understanding Organisms B4 – Life Processes B1 – Understanding Organisms C1 – Air Quality P1 – Earth & Universe A1 – Sport & Fitness Unit 1 – Principles of Science
B2 – Keeping Healthy C1 – Carbon chemistry B5 – Growth & Development B2 -  Understanding our environment C2 - Materials P2 – Radiation & Life A2 – Health Care Unit 2 – Chemistry and our Earth
B3 – Life on Earth P1 – Energy for the home B6 – Brain & Mind B3– Life on Earth C3 – Chemical processes P3 – Sustainable Energy A3 –Monitoring the environment Unit 3 – Energy and our Universe
C1 – Air Quality B2 – Understanding our environment C4 - Chemical Patterns B4– Life Processes C4 – Chemical Patterns P4 – Forces & Motion A4 – Protecting the public Unit 4 – Biology and our environment
C2 - Materials C2 – Chemical resources C5 – Chemicals from the environment B5 – Growth & Development C5 – Chemicals from the environment P5 - Electricity B1 –Sports equipment
C3 – Chemical processes P2 - Living for the future C6 Chemical synthesis B6 – Brain & Mind C6 - Chemical Synthesis  P6 – Radioactive Materials B2 – Stage & Screen
P1 – Earth & Universe P4 - Forces Forces & Motion B7 – Extra Biology C7 - Extra Chemistry P7 - Extra Physics B3 – Agriculture & Food
P2 – Radiation & Life P5 - Electricity B4 – Making chemical products
P3 – Sustainable Energy P6 - Radioactive Materials

 

  1. SCIENCE Numbered Grade criteria 2016
  2. SCIENCE Revision Session Timetable 2018