Secondary Science Curriculum framework

Secondary science modules

ThemeBiology context

Module 1

Chemistry context

Module 2

Physics context

Module 3

Probing children’s understanding / learning

B1: Classification and adaptationC1: Elements, compounds and mixturesP1: Properties of matter

Making science practical

B2: TransportC2: Acids, bases, saltsP2: Measurement

Science lived (relevant and real)

B3: RespirationC3: CombustionP3: Pressure

Problem solving – creativity – innovation in science

B4: NutritionC4: Atomic structures, chemical families and the periodic tableP4: Forces

Dealing with challenging ideas in science

B5: CellsC5: States of matterP5: Electricity and magnetism