Science (Years 7 and 8)
Years 7 and 8
During years 7 and 8 the following topics are taught.
|Year 7||Year 8|
Cells - Cells, Reproduction & Variation
Eating, Drinking & Breathing - Digestion & the Human Skeleton
Mixing, Dissolving & Separating and Compounds & Reactions
Elements, Compounds & Mixtures - Elements & Particles
Forces - Forces, Speed & Moments
Energy Transfers and Sound - Energy & Sound
Energy for the Body - Respiration & Breathing
Plants & Ecosystems - Plants & the Environment
Explaining Physical Changes - Particles, Density & Diffusion
Explaining Chemical Changes - Acids, Alkalis, Acid Reactions & Combustion
Exploring Forces - Pressure, Electrostatics & Gravity
Magnetism and Electricity - Magnetism & Electricity
GCSE and A Level
For details of what is taught from year 9 upwards in science, please refer to the subject pages for biology, chemistry and physics.
Singapore Visit to Langley Grammar
On Wednesday 24th March, a few students from each year had the opportunity to showcase their computing and iPad skills to delegates from the Ministry of Education in Singapore. The main purpose of their visit was to understand how computing is taught in UK secondary schools.