Year 7

Year 7 Curriculum Plan - Science

Curriculum Area: Science

Examination Specification:

Overview of Course Content

Students will study one Science module each half term including two Biology topics, two Chemistry topics and two Physics topics according to the new KS3 Science curriculum.


Half Term


Overview of controlled assessment/coursework (if relevant)

Autumn 1

Chemistry - Elements, compounds and reactions




Students will complete an extended writing task, an end of module test and a practical ‘Technical Challenge’ every half-term to assess progress.

Autumn 2

Physics - Energy transfers and sound


Spring 1

Biology - Eating, drinking and breathing


Spring 2

Chemistry - Mixing, dissolving and separating


Summer 1

Physics - Forces and their effects


Summer 2

Biology - Cells




Home Learning is set on www.collinsconnect.co.uk or paper copies are provided if required.