Science

Head of Faculty: Mr A Brown

Science is a core subject for all students in years 7-11, and the faculty teaches the traditional academic Science subjects of Chemistry, Physics and Biology up to A2 level.

Curriculum

Please click on the relevant year group to find information about curriculum delivery timeline, subject to change.

 
 

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Year 7

Term Topic
Autumn
1st half term
  • Introduction to Science AND CSI (Chemistry)
Autumn
2nd half term
  • Life on Earth (Biology)
Winter
1st half term
  • Space Fun (Physics)
Winter
2nd half term
  • Chemical and Physical Changes (Chemistry)
Summer
1st half term
  • Energy(Physics)
Summer
2nd half term
  • Investigation

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Year 8

Term Topic
Autumn
1st half term
  • Plants (Biology)
Autumn
2nd half term
  • Mobile Phones (Physics)
Winter
1st half term
  • Planet Earth (Chemistry)
Winter
2nd half term
  • Fit for Life (Biology)
Summer
1st half term
  • Forces and Motion (Physics)
Summer
2nd half term
  • Electricity and Magnetism (Physics)

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Year 10

Term   Topic  
Biology Chemistry Physics Combined
Autumn
1st half term
  • P2
  • C2 Elements, compounds and mixture
  • B3 Organism-level systems
  • P2
  • C2 Elements, compounds and mixture
  • C3 Chemical Reactions
  • P2
  • C2 Elements, compounds and mixture
  • P3 Electricity
  • TBC
Autumn
2nd half term
  • B3 Organism-level systems
  • B4 Community-level systems
  • C3 Chemical Reactions
  • P3 Electricity
  • P4 Magnetism and magnetic fields
  • TBC
Winter
1st half term
  • B4 Community-level systems
  • B5 Genes, Inheritance and selection
  • C3 Chemical Reactions
  • C4 Predicting and identifying reactions and products
  • P5 Waves in matter
  • TBC
Winter
2nd half term
  • B5 Genes, inheritance and selection
  • C4 Predicting and identifying reactions and products
  • C5 Monitoring and controlling chemical reactions
  • P6 Radioactivity
  • TBC
Summer
1st half term
  • B6 Global Challenges
  • C5 Monitoring and controlling chemical reactions
  • C6 Global Challenges
  • P7 Energy
  • TBC
Summer
2nd half term
  • B6 Global Challenges
  • C6 Global Challenges
  • P8 Global Challenges
  • TBC

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Year 11

Term   Topic  
Biology Chemistry Physics Combined
Autumn
1st half term
  • B6 Global Challenges
  • C6 Global Challenges
  • P7 energy
  • C5 Monitoring and controlling reactions
Autumn
2nd half term
  • B6 Global Challenges
  • C6 Global Challenges
  • P7 Energy
  • P8 Global Challenges
  • C6 Global Challenges
Winter
1st half term
  • B6 Global Challenges
  • C6 Global Challenges
  • P8 Global Challenges
  • P6 Global Challenges
  • B6 Global Challenges
Winter
2nd half term
  • B6 Global Challenges
  • C6 Global Challenges
  • P8 Global Challenges
  • B6 Global Challenges
Summer
1st half term
  • Revision
  • Revision
  • Revision
  • Revision
Summer
2nd half term
  • GCSE Exams
  • GCSE Exams
  • GCSE Exams
  • GCSE Exams

 
 
 

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