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Y9 Introduction to Science

Achievement objective

  • Appreciate that science is a way of explaining the world and that science knowledge changes over time.
  • Identify ways in which scientists work together and provide evidence to support their ideas.
  • Ask questions, find evidence, explore simple models, and carry out appropriate investigations to develop simple explanations.
  • Begin to use a range of scientific symbols, conventions, and vocabulary.

Learning outcomes

Identify hazards and practice lab safety rules
Identify lab equipment and describe its uses.
Recall the steps to lighting a Bunsen burner
Follow scientific method to run an investigation and write lab report
Learn the common units of measurements in science and be able to read scales on instruments.
Use a table of data to represent the information by drawing an appropriate graph.

Learning resources

Lab equipment.ppt
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Ultimate Lab Safety.mp4
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Scientific methods.pptx
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Worksheets/ activities

Scientific Methods worksheet 2.pdf
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scientific method.pdf
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Scientific Methods worksheet 2.pdf
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Quiz on equipment.docx
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Year 9 Intro to Science Homework Booklet.pptx
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