Science Year 9

Welcome back

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.

Teachers:

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.

Weekly updates

Week 1: 25/8

classroom expectations

curriculum overview

Lab safety rules

hazard labels



Week 2: 1/9

Unit 1 plants

Photosynthesis

Leaf structure

Exchange of gases in leaves

Plants and water

Week 3: 8/9

Flower structure

Pollination

Testing for starch (pract.)

Fertilsation

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



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Resources

Cambridge Checkpoint Science Textbook and workbook

Bill Nye videos and worksheets

Google classroom

Board works

Curriculum Guide


Science Year 9 Curriculum Guide.docx

Grading

TERM 1 weightings

TERM 2 weightings

TERM 3 weightings