The essence of Science
At Albany Infants and Albany Juniors, we teach science by meeting the requirements of the national curriculum. We aim to provide the foundations for understanding the world through the specific disciplines of biology, chemistry and physics. Pupils should be encouraged to recognise the power of rational explanation and develop a sense of excitement and curiosity about natural phenomena. They should be encouraged to understand how science can be used to explain what is occurring, predict how things will behave, and analyse causes.
We aim to achieve this by teaching knowledge, skills through high quality sequences of lessons which are designed to help pupils develop their understanding of:
On Tuesday 22nd November we were lucky enough to have a "Mad Science" Assembly.
We learnt about sound and the way it travels. We had a great time and even enjoyed the explosion at the end!
Hope you enjoy looking at the pictures.