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KS3/YEAR 8/9

SUBJECT CONTACT TEACHER LESSONS PER FORTNIGHT

Science BDe 6

National Assessment:

KS3 SATs

COURSE CONTENT

9 Modules:

Electricity

Light and Sound

Green Plants & the Environment

Reproduction

Patterns in Animals & Materials

Earth Resources

Energy

Forces

Earth & Space

MONITORING PROCESS

Students sit 2 module tests per time.

Coursework

Classwork

Homework

KEY ASSESSMENT DATES

Year 9 mock SAT (2 papers: April/May)

Year 9 SAT May 10

Year 8 Skills Exam October 2001

Year 8 Exam June 2002

HOMEWORK

Students receive one piece of homework per week.

TEXT BOOKS/MATERIAL/VISITS

Eureka textbooks.

Year 9 students have their own workbooks.

Science area sell KS3 revision guides 2.00

HOW PARENTS CAN HELP

Checking journals and encouraging students to complete homework.

Punctuality.

KS3 Revision Guide 2.50.