Year 7 & 8
Parent / Carer Support
Cells, structure and function of bodily systems, reproduction.
Particles and their behaviour, elements, atoms and compounds, chemical reactions, acids and alkalis.
Forces, sound, light, space.
Health and lifestyle, ecosystem processes, adaptation and inheritance.
Periodic table, separation techniques, metals and acids, the Earth.
Electricity and magnetism, energy, motion and pressure.
6 mark questions.
Revision & flashcards.
Test knowledge and use of key words and terminology.
Help revision of key topics
and practicals completed
methods such as using
flashcards to summarise
and test knowledge.
Study Guides Available:
CGP Study and Question books (will last until the end of Y9) - Purchase via sQuid and collect from the science department.
BBC Bitesize Key Stage 3 - BBC website
Extra parental support
● Ensuring students complete homework on time.
● Encouraging them to seek help if they are struggling.
● Supporting students to revise for end of chapter tests.
● Helping students to review tests to see where to improve and set targets to ensure progress.