Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 8

 

  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

P3

  • Forces and their effects, space and heat transfer.

Each unit ends with a 40 mark test

 

 

B3

  • Food, nutrition and the digestive system, as well as the circulatory and breathing systems and their interactions

Spring Term

 

C3

  • Introduction to different types of chemical reaction and some of the chemical processes behind them.
P4
  • Behaviour of electrical circuits and magnetic materials

Summer Term

 

B4

  • Microbes, their impact on the human body, prevention, and treatment of disease.

C4

 

  • Rocks and the various processes and cycles involved in the creation and recycling of rocks, changes that have occurred to the atmosphere and environmental damage.