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Science

Throughout Year 7 and Year 8 the Science Department aims to help students develop their practical enquiry skills. Students will learn how to answer scientific questions through experimentation.

They will have the opportunity to plan experiments, collect data, analyse and evaluate this data to reach considered conclusions.

YEAR 7 YEAR 8
Autumn Term 
  • Matter
  • Forces
  • Movement
  • Energy

 

Autumn Term 
  • Energy
  • digestion
  • Particles and Reactions
  • Motion
  • Cells
  • Particles and Compounds
Spring Term 
  • Eco Systems
  • Matter
  • Waves
  • Reactions
Spring Term 
  • Waves
  • Reproduction
  • Period table of matter
  • Electricity
  • Inheritance
Summer Term 
  • Earth
  • Genes
Summer Term 
  • Earth
  • Eco Systems
  • Gas Exchange                                          

Assessment in Key Stage 3 Science

Students’ progress in Science is assessed in the following way:

  • End of term exam-style assessments
  • In topic tasks done in lessons or as homework
  • In topic core practicals
  • End of year tests

 

 

Staff Contact
Mr T Thake - tthake@oxtedschool.co.uk (Deputy Head of Science & KS3 Coordinator)
Mrs L Bond - lbond@oxtedschool.co.uk (Head of Science Faculty)

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