Science

At Darnhall Primary School, teachers and pupils are dedicated to Science teaching and learning. Here are our agreed Science Principles:

 

 

 

 

Principles of Teaching Science.

We know that effective Science learning occurs in our school when:

KEY PRINCIPLES OF SCIENCE TEACHING AT DARNHALL PRIMARY SCHOOL.

  1. Adults and children are all engaged in the topic and clearly perceive that Science is ‘fun’.

2. Children are motivated and engaged in Science through practical ‘hands-on’ activities.

3. Activities clearly progress thinking and learning.

4. Adults use open ended questions to challenge and lead children’s thinking, as well as encouraging children to volunteer a range of their own questions.

5. Appropriate vocabulary and key information is displayed and used by the children.

6. Resources are well planned, relevant to the theme and work appropriately.

 

 

Contact Us: Darnhall Primary School Sandyhill Road, Winsford, Cheshire CW7 1JL

Tel: 01606 593315 General enquiries please speak to Mrs Young in the school.

Email: admin@darnhall.cheshire.sch.uk