Science

For an outline of the Science curriculum by year group, please see our Curriculum Guides.

Autumn 2017 - half-term revision

All pupils sitting Science examinations after the half term break have been issued with instructions for their holiday revision.

PS7

PS7 pupils have also been given a copy of the Science Revision Programme which consists of a list of ALL the topics taught in the previous year with page references to their 'GCSE Biology, Chemisty and Physics Reivsion Guides'.  Revision should therefore include all the topics studied so far, including Year 6.

Year 8

Pupils have been given a copy of the Science Revision Programme which consists of a list of ALL the topics taught in the previous years with page references to their 'Science 13+ Study Book'. Revision should therefore include all the topics studied so far, including Year 6.

Past question papers and mark schemes have also been provided to support their revision. 

S8

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General Resources

Pupils should make full use of their past exercise books, the Revisions Guides and the websites listed on the Science Revision programme.

All Years 7 & 8 pupils have been issued with three textbooks from the school library for reference:  “Spectrum Biology”, “Spectrum Chemistry” and “Spectrum Physics”.  These textbooks should be kept at home for the duration of the Common Entrance course and returned to the library after completion of the final CE examination.

Science week

Join our science adventures during Science week 2017 

Science Week 2017

Useful Science Links

http://www.hitchams.suffolk.sch.uk/skeletons/ Living Things:  Skeletons and skulls for animals Year  4
Lifehttp://www2.bgfl.org/bgfl2/custom/resources_ftp/
client_ftp/ks2/science/plants_pt2/index.htm
Living Things:  Life Cycle of Plants Year 4
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/crocs/clickable/anat-flash.html Living Things:  Adaptations - Crocodiles Year 5
http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/index_
interactivebody.shtml
Living Things:  Interactive Human Body for KS3
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/fireworks/fire_flash.html Materials: Combustion - on Fire for KS3
http://www.forgefx.com/casestudies/prenticehall/ph/
solar_system/solarsystem.htm
Physical Processes:  Solar System Simulation  Year 5
supascience Supascience For CE Revision
INTEL science link Interactive Biology, Chemistry and Physics pages For KS3
http://www.footprints-science.co.uk/ Science Animations For KS3
http://www.kscience.co.uk/animations/anim_1.htm All topics Years 7 & 8 
(and staff starters or plenary)
learn anytime General Topics All years
scibermonkey Search engine All years
think energy Energy Heat Transfer, etc Years 5 - 8

 

://www.hitchams.suffolk.sch.uk/skeletons/  Living Things:  Skeletons and skulls for animals                                             Year  4