Science

Spring term

In science this term we are learning all about Light. This topic will include lessons about:

 

  1.  compare and group together different kinds of rocks on the basis of their appearance and simple physical properties
  2.  describe in simple terms how fossils are formed when things that have lived are trapped within rock
  3.  recognise that soils are made from rocks and organic matter.Notes and guidance (non-statutory)
  4. Linked with work in geography, pupils should explore different kinds of rocks and soils,including those in the local environment.

Autumn term 2

In science this term we are learning all about Light. This topic will include lessons about:

  1. recognising that they need light in order to see things and that dark is the absence of light
  2. noticing that light is reflected from surfaces
  3. recognising that light from the sun can be dangerous and that there are ways to protect their eyes
  4. recognising that shadows are formed when the light from a light source is blocked by an opaque object find patterns in the way that the size of shadows change

 

Autumn term 1

In science this term we are learning all about forces and magnets. This topic will include lessons about:

-Investigating how magnets work

-Identifying the forces acting on a object

-Different magnetic poles

-Investigating which materials are attracted and repelled by magnets

-Comparing how things move on different surfaces