Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 9


  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

B5 – Cells and Systems

  • Cell structure, organs and organ systems including heart, lungs and digestive system

B5 Test
54 mark end-of unit test


Spring Term


B6 – Drugs and Disease

  • Communicable and non-communicable disease as well as key examples. Immune system. Drug development
B6 Test
54 mark end-of unit test (including content from the previous unit)

Summer Term


C6 or P6 (see chemistry or physics)

  • This is a shared unit to be split between teachers
54 mark end-of unit test