Science at Addison Primary
Science teaching at Addison follows the National Curriculum guidelines through a termly topic approach, providing a broad, relevant science curriculum for all the children. We teach the children through a balance of knowledge and investigational skills, linked to the big ideas in science. Active engagement in learning is encouraged and children often work co-operatively, communicating their scientific ideas to each other. Basic scientific concepts are developed with the aim of helping children understand the world around them and encouraging them to develop a sense of responsibility towards it. Pupils are encouraged to combine interest and curiosity with a responsible attitude towards health and safety, as well as respect for living things and the physical environment.
Our key objectives include:
There are three key aspects to science teaching at Addison Primary School: