Science Year 9
Dear parents and students
Welcome to year 9, we are looking forward working with you this year, wishing you a successful and enjoyable academic year.
For any inquiries please don't hesitate to contact us by emails any time.
Ms Mona Ahmed 9-1, 9-2
Mr Gregory Frosler 9-3
Ms Lubna Malaeb 9-4
Ms Sreerekha Raghuram 9-5, 9-6
Classwork: Students should have their coursebook and notebooks every day in class and the workbook when required.
Short assessments will be in class at the end of each unit, students should be prepared anytime.
Homework: Students should review what is covered in class on a daily basis, and they have to complete unfinished work.
Calendar of events
Curriculum evening for parents will be on the 11th of september.
Assessment week topics
Dear parents please be aware that year 9 students will be having their science test on Tuesday 5th of November, the units to be covered are unit 1, 4 & 6, please review everything covered in class from coursebook, workbook and notebook.
Balancing chemical equations is also included in the test, for all details please check your child google classroom.
Best of Luck ;))
Week 1: 25/8
Lab safety rules
Week 2: 1/9
Unit 1 plants
Exchange of gases in leaves
Plants and water
Week 3: 8/9
Testing for starch (pract.)
Fruits and seeds
Week 4: 15/9
Revision unit 1 Plants
Short assessment unit 1
Introduction about the structure of the atom
Research about Atomic Scientists
Week 5 : 22/9
Continue research about Atomic Scientists
Students presents their work in class
Structure of the atom
Week 6 : 29/9
More about the structure of the atom
Trends in group 1 periodic table
Trends in other groups
Revision unit 4
Week 7 : 6/10
Knowing about balancing chemical equations
Worksheet practice for balancing
Making poster about any metal
Week 8: 13/10
S. A. unit 4
Unit 6 Metals and nonmetals properties
Metals reacting with oxygen
Metals reacting with water
Metals reacting with dilute acid
Week 9: 27/10
Reaction with carbon
Week 10: 3/11
Idea of density 9.1
Measuring and calculating density
9.2 & 9.3
Practice density calculation
Cambridge Checkpoint Science Textbook and workbook
Bill Nye videos and worksheets