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Year 7

Students should continue to use their knowledge organisers to ensure they are familiar with the core knowledge required for this year’s work.  To support with this, the Science Department will be setting regular Educake tests.

https://www.educake.co.uk/

The Science department will be setting 2 science week projects.  Details will be on SMHW.  One project will involve researching an inspirational Scientist and the other will involve carrying out a science investigative challenge. Deadlines for submission will be on SMHW.  Websites that students might find helpful include:

https://www.sciencealert.com/10-inspiring-women-in-science

https://www.famousscientists.org/

https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/science/famous-scientists/

http://www.njagsociety.org/uploads/1/7/0/5/17057112/a_maze_for_plants_lesson_plan.pdf

https://www.thoughtco.com/making-red-cabbage-ph-indicator-603650

Staff will then continue setting lesson by lesson work on SMHW.  Students might find the following websites helpful:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zng4d2p

https://app.senecalearning.com/classroom/course/419c7523-d408-4bc7-9b96-f7f12abdacae/section/36f04bf1-20a5-4cf5-b0c4-48fb0120e7fe/session

 

Year 8

Students should continue to use their knowledge organisers to ensure they are familiar with the core knowledge required for this year’s work.  To support with this, the Science Department will be setting regular Educake tests.

https://www.educake.co.uk/

The Science department will be setting 2 science week projects.  Details will be on SMHW.  One project will involve researching an inspirational Scientist and the other will involve carrying out a science investigative challenge. Deadlines for submission will be on SMHW.  Websites that students might find helpful include:

https://www.sciencealert.com/10-inspiring-women-in-science

https://www.famousscientists.org/

https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/science/famous-scientists/

http://www.njagsociety.org/uploads/1/7/0/5/17057112/a_maze_for_plants_lesson_plan.pdf

https://www.thoughtco.com/making-red-cabbage-ph-indicator-603650

Staff will then continue setting lesson by lesson work on SMHW.  Students might find the following websites helpful:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zng4d2p

https://app.senecalearning.com/classroom/course/419c7523-d408-4bc7-9b96-f7f12abdacae/section/36f04bf1-20a5-4cf5-b0c4-48fb0120e7fe/session

 

Year 9

Students should continue to use their knowledge organisers to ensure they are familiar with the core knowledge required for this year’s work.  To support with this, the Science Department will be setting regular Educake tests.

https://www.educake.co.uk/

The Science department will be setting a science week projects.  Details including deadlines and how to submit work will be on SMHW.  The project will involve researching environmental problems and some of the ways to reduce their impact.  This work covers topics you will study in the B7, C9, C10 and P1 units of your GCSE. Websites that students might find helpful include:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zp266yc

https://app.senecalearning.com/classroom/course/419c7523-d408-4bc7-9b96-f7f12abdacae/section/36f04bf1-20a5-4cf5-b0c4-48fb0120e7fe/session

Students can also use the topic guides found at the bottom of the AQA GCSE resources on Educake.

Staff will then continue setting lesson by lesson work on SMHW.  Students will continue to find the above websites helpful:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year 10

Students should continue to ensure they are familiar with the core knowledge required for this year’s work.  To support with this, the Science Department will be setting regular Educake tests.

https://www.educake.co.uk/

The Science department will be setting a science week projects.  Details including deadlines and how to submit work will be on SMHW.  The project will involve researching environmental problems and some of the ways to reduce their impact.  This work covers topics you will study in the B7, C9, C10 and P1 units of your GCSE. Websites that students might find helpful include:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zp266yc

https://app.senecalearning.com/classroom/course/419c7523-d408-4bc7-9b96-f7f12abdacae/section/36f04bf1-20a5-4cf5-b0c4-48fb0120e7fe/session

Students can also use the topic guides found at the bottom of the AQA GCSE resources on Educake.

Staff will then continue setting lesson by lesson work on SMHW.  Students will continue to find the above websites helpful:

 

Year 11

Students should continue to ensure they are familiar with the core knowledge required for their GCSE.  To support with this, the Science Department will be setting regular Educake tests.

https://www.educake.co.uk/

Staff will then continue setting lesson by lesson work on SMHW.  Students will continue to find the above websites helpful:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zp266yc

https://app.senecalearning.com/classroom/course/419c7523-d408-4bc7-9b96-f7f12abdacae/section/36f04bf1-20a5-4cf5-b0c4-48fb0120e7fe/session

Students can also use the topic guides found at the bottom of the AQA GCSE resources on Educake.

Students can also use Free Science Lessons.

All students have at least one booklet of exam questions to help with revision.  Staff will give details of which parts to complete.  Additional past papers can be found at the websites below:

https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/science

The following websites contains exam questions broken down into topics.

https://www.physicsandmathstutor.com/

Some students have asked about where they could order and buy exam practice books or revision guides.  If you choose to do this, we would recommend CGP revision guides and exam practice workbooks:

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/secondary-books/gcse/gcse-science-aqa

Year 12

A level Biology, Chemistry and Physics – you should make notes on the next chapter and complete the summary questions at the end of each sub section.  You should then complete a minimum of 5 practice questions.  Your teachers will communicate the chapters to cover through Show My homework.  They may also set additional exam practice or other tasks on show my homework.

The following website contains exam questions broken down into topics.

https://www.physicsandmathstutor.com/

Past papers to use for revision for your mock exams can be found on:

https://www.ocr.org.uk/subjects/science/

Students should use breadth and depth papers

Applied Science

You should continue to work or prepare for your assignments and if you are a diploma student prepare for your unit 5 exam.  Your teachers will set tasks on SMHW.  Remember work will need to be submitted via e-mail and submission deadline rules will still apply.  Useful websites include:

https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/btec-nationals/applied-science-2016.coursematerials.html#filterQuery=Pearson-UK:Category%2FExternal-assessments

https://app.senecalearning.com/courses?Price=Free&Age+Group=BTEC

 

Year 13

A Level Biology, Chemistry and Physics – You should continue to prepare for your exams by using booklets of exam questions or past papers that your teachers have given you.  You can find additional past papers on the OCR website.

https://www.ocr.org.uk/subjects/science/

The following website contains exam questions broken down into topics.

https://www.physicsandmathstutor.com/

Applied Science

You should continue to work or prepare for your assignments and prepare for any exams you are re-sitting.  Your teachers will set tasks on SMHW.  Remember work will need to be submitted via e-mail and submission deadline rules will still apply.  Useful websites include:

https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/btec-nationals/applied-science-2016.coursematerials.html#filterQuery=Pearson-UK:Category%2FExternal-assessments

https://app.senecalearning.com/courses?Price=Free&Age+Group=BTEC