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Ignite Curiosity with the New Primary Science Scheme of Work

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Primary Science Scheme of Work

Revolutionise your science lessons with our new and improved Primary Science Scheme of Work resource!

Say goodbye to endless planning and hello to seamless lessons that make science truly come alive for your pupils. Level up your teaching, master the curriculum, and ignite a passion for science in your classroom.

Based on the 2014 Kent Primary Science Scheme of Work written by esteemed ex-science teacher, science adviser and head of Horton Kirby Environmental Centre, Andrew Berry, the new Primary Science Scheme of Work Launched in November 2023, provides primary schools with a comprehensive resource meticulously designed to seamlessly align with the latest national curriculum and Education Inspection Frameworks.

Within the Primary Science Scheme of Work, each unit covering Year 1 to Year 6 is split into year groups and academic terms. Comprehensively covering the relevant topics aligned with the academic year, these units are tailored to meet curriculum requirements. Packed with detailed and enlightening content, every unit offers invaluable information and advice for teachers and science leaders to provide excellent learning opportunities for their pupils. 

What's included in each unit?
  • working scientifically
  • big ideas
  • National Curriculum objectives
  • links to prior learning
  • common misconceptions
  • building component knowledge
  • unit preparation (including questions and suggestions to boost engagement)
  • suggested significant people
  • key vocabulary
  • a reading list
  • possible enrichment opportunities
  • useful resources
  • substantive knowledge
  • disciplinary knowledge
  • clear and engaging lesson outlines
  • a tick list to ensure your pupils are ready to progress
  • Very clear and plentiful examples of how children will be able to address ‘working scientifically’ through practical learning.

What's new in the Primary Science Scheme of Work?

The Primary Science Scheme of Work Handbook - Included for Free!

Accompanying the Primary Science Scheme of Work is a comprehensive subject leader handbook. This resource will support you to successfully implement the scheme, as well as empowering you to navigate your Ofsted conversations with confidence and expertise. The handbook is now included for free with your purchase of the Primary Science Scheme of Work.