Year 7 Science

Pupils will be taught the following topics:


  • Living systems; Diet and health; Genetics and evolution


  • The particulate nature of matter; Atoms, elements and compounds; Reactions


  • Forces and motion; Levers, moments and pressure; Electricity and electromagnetism

Pupils who meet age related expectations will be able to:

  • Describe processes and phenomena
  • Generally, use correct terminologies and scientific terms within their work
  • Using evidence to support/contradict a statement or argument being presented
  • Make predictions using prior knowledge and understanding
  • Demonstrate safe knowledge of how to conduct practical investigations
  • Recognise and describe real life applications of science