Science

Science Policy

Science Curriculum 2015/16 Overview of Units

 

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Year 5

Year 6

Autumn 1

Plants (throughout the year)

 

 

 

Animals including humans

Plants

 

Electricity

Changing materials

Animals/Humans

Autumn 2

Seasonal Change (throughout the year)

 

 

 

Forces

and

Magnets

 

 

Digestion (animals including humans)

Forces

Electricity

Spring 1

Animals including humans (throughout the year)

 

 

Uses of everyday materials

Animals including humans

Sound (pitch, soundproofing, vibration and instruments)

Earth and Space

Light

Spring 2

 

 

 

 

 

States of Matter, solids, liquids and gases

 

 

Living things and their habitats

Evolution and Inheritance

Summer 1

Everyday materials

 

 

 

 

Living things and their habitats

Light

 

 

Living things and habitats

 

Animals including humans

Living things and habitats

Summer 2

 

 

 

 

(Plants throughout the year)

Rocks

Living things and their habitats (classification/life/effects influencing life)

Animals/Humans 2

 

British Science Week 2016

The theme for British Science Week 2016 was 'Space', and we ran a competition in school to design and build a space ship or rocket.

Well done to all of the children who took part - it was a very difficult competition to judge as there were so many creative ideas!