Brief overview: Year 8 Science aims to ensure that all pupils:

  • develop scientific knowledge and conceptual understanding through the specific disciplines of biology, chemistry, and physics
  • develop understanding of the nature, processes, and methods of science through different types of science inquiries that help them to answer scientific questions about the world around them

“Setting”:  Lessons take place in a classroom and for practical work in the general laboratory.

Specific Equipment required by all students: Calculators, ruler, pencil, protractor

Useful Resources: Students are given textbook, copy book and worksheets

Homework guidance: up to 1 hour of homework per week.

After School support available: None.

Timetabled hours per week: 5 x 50 minute lessons