Curriculum Map: Science

  Year 7 Year 8 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11
Autumn 1

 

Lab skills, cells, forces and their effects Periodic table, microbes, forces and motion Maths skills

C1 – particles B1- cells P1 – matter

C3 – chemical reactions B3 – organism-level system P3 – electricity and magnetism C5 -monitoring and controlling chemical reactions

B5 – genes, inheritance and selection B6 – global challenges

P5 – energy (radioactivity)

Autumn 2

 

Particle model, reproduction, energy resources Metals, human body, heat C1 – particles and C2- elements, compounds and mixtures

B1 – cells P1 – matter

 

C3 – chemical reactions B3 – organism-level system P4 – Waves and radioactivity (magnetism) C5 -monitoring and controlling chemical reactions and C6 – global challenges

B6 – global challenges

P6 – global challenges

Spring 1

 

Pure and impure substances, variation, electricity Chemical reactions, photosynthesis and respiration, light C2- elements, compounds and mixtures

B1 – cells P1 – matter and P2 -forces

 

C3 – chemical reactions and C4 – predicting and identifying reactions and products

B4 – community level systems

P4 – Waves and radioactivity

C6 – global challenges

B6 – global challenges P6 – global challenges

Spring 2

 

Fuels, classification and food chains, waves and sound Rock cycle, diet and exercise, pressure and moments C2- elements, compounds and mixtures

B2 – scaling up P2 -forces

C4 – predicting and identifying reactions and products B4 – community level systems P4 – Waves and radioactivity C6 – global challenges

B6 – global challenges P6 – global challenges

Summer 1

 

Neutralisation, Biology project, space Modern chemistry, modern biology, magnets and radioactivity C3 – chemical reactions B2 – scaling up P2 -forces and P3 – electricity and magnetism C4 – predicting and identifying reactions and products B5 – genes, inheritance and selection P5 – energy (radioactivity) Revision
Summer 2

 

Food chemistry, STEM practical action project, Science careers Developing experimental skills, Practical action projects C3 – chemical reactions

B2 – scaling up and B3 – organism-level system P3 – electricity and magnetism

C4 – predicting and identifying reactions and products and C5 -monitoring and controlling chemical reactions B5 – genes, inheritance and selection P5 – energy (radioactivity) Revision