KS3 / Biology / Structure and Function of Living Organisms / The Skeletal and Muscular Systems
KS3 / Biology / Genetics and evolution
KS4 / Psychology / Knowledge, understanding and skills / Biological – an understanding of biological concepts within psychology, including neuroscience and genetics as contributors to behaviour
KS3 Physics / Motion and forces / Describing motion / speed = distance ÷ time
KS4 Physics / Forces and motion / Estimating speeds
KS4 Physics / Space physics / the main features of the solar system
KS4 Physics / Matter / Physical Changes / conservation of material and of mass.
KS4 Physics / Matter / Physical Changes / similarities and differences, including density differences, between solids, liquids and gases.
KS3 Maths / Number / use standard units of mass, length, time, money and other measures, including with decimal quantities
KS3 Maths / Ratio, proportion and rates if change / use ratio notation, including reduction to simplest form
KS4 Maths / Number / calculate with roots
KS3 Chemistry / The Periodic Table / The properties of metals and non-metals.
KS3 Chemistry / Materials / Properties of ceramics, polymers and composites.
KS3 Design & Technology / Technical Knowledge / understand and use the properties of materials and the performance of structural elements to achieve functioning solutions
KS4 Design & Technology / Technical Principles / developments in modern and smart materials, composite materials and technical textiles
KS3 Computer Science / design, use and evaluate computational abstractions that model the state and behaviour of real-world problems and physical systems
KS4 Computer Science / understand and apply the fundamental principles and concepts of computer science, including abstraction, decomposition, logic, algorithms, and data representation
KS4 Computer Science / take a systematic approach to problem solving including the use of decomposition and abstraction, and make use of conventions including pseudo code and flowcharts