Christian Head, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4HA

01768 371693

Kirkby Stephen Grammar School

A Co-operative Academy

Year 7 Science

Year 7 Science at Kirkby Stephen Grammar School, is taught in mixed ability classes. Pupils are introduced to the foundations of sound scientific understanding and application. They are encouraged to explore and become confident with practical skills, to support their understanding of progressive scientific theory. All pupils are taught by enthusiastic and committed science specialists.

Science Curriculum

We follow a broad range of lessons and activities from each of the three science disciplines.

Biology Chemistry Physics
Cells Particles Forces
Reproduction (Animal and Plant) Separating Mixtures Sound, Light & How We See
Digestion and Circulation Acids and Alkalis The Solar System and Beyond
   

Heating and Cooling

How will you study

In 3 hours of lessons each week you will study and learn largely by discussion and activity. You will share your ideas and understanding with your peers and be encouraged to work to the best of your ability.

Assessment Arrangements

As you complete each topic, you will also complete assessments made up of end of unit tests and skills assessments. The results of these will map your progress and provide targets to aim for to improve.

Further Information

Please contact the Science subject leader, Mrs. Michelle Thwaites at school if you require any further details.