Science Information

Prep science topics

 

Michaelmas

Lent

Trinity

Year 4

Circuits & conductors

Friction

Materials & their properties

Keeping warm

Changing sounds

Life cycles

Moving & growing Habitats

 

Year 5

Health & microbes

How we see things

Changing state

Gases around us

Earth, Sun & Moon / Solar system

Variation & classification

Evolution & Inheritance

Year 6

 

Laboratory skills

Cells

Electricity & circuits

Solutions & dissolving

Simple chemical reactions

Energy resources

Solids, gases & liquids

Forces

Reproduction

Adaptations & interdependence

Year 7

Acids & alkalis

Heating & cooling

Food & digestion

Springs & extension

Magnets & electromagnets

Atoms, elements, compounds & mixtures

Respiration

Microbes

Sound

Light

Forces refresh

Ecological relationships

Year 8

Ecological relationships

Moments & pressure

Inheritance & variation

Reactions of metals & metal compounds

Patterns of reactivity

Gravity & space

Fit & healthy

Speeding up

Environmental chemistry

Photosynthesis

Energy & electricity

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