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Science Year 8 Learning Plans

Year 8 Learning Plans 2016 2017


YEAR PLAN

Year 8

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

Autumn 1

Contact Forces

Pressure

Electromagnets

Magnetism

Written End of Unit Exam

Level Assessed Written Task

Homework Project

Weekly consolidation of learning

Online quizzes,

Research,

Exam questions,

Revision activities

Autumn 2

Work

Heating and Cooling

Wave Effects

Wave

Written End of Unit Exam

Level Assessed Written Task

Homework Project

Spring 1

Periodic Table

Elements

Chemical Energy

Written End of Unit Exam

Level Assessed Written Task

Homework Project

Spring 2

Type of Reaction

Climate

Earth’s Resources

Written End of Unit Exam

Level Assessed Written Task

Homework Project

Summer 1

Breathing

Digestion

Respiration

Written End of Unit Exam

Level Assessed Written Task

Homework Project

Summer 2

Photosynthesis

Evolution

Inheritance

Written End of Unit Exam

Level Assessed Written Task

Homework Project

WIDER READING

BBC Bitesize:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/science/

DocScience KS3:

http://www.docbrown.info/ks3science.htm