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Year 8

Year 8 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

Area

Overview of controlled assessment/coursework (if relevant)

Autumn 1

Chemistry - Explaining physical changes

 

 

 

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 - Magnetism and electricity

 

Spring 1

Biology - Getting the energy your body needs

 

Spring 2

Chemistry - Explaining chemical changes

 

Summer 1

Physics - Exploring contact and non-contact forces

 

Summer 2

Biology - Looking at plants and ecosystems

 

       

 

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