Definition and Rationale
At St. Cecilia’s we believe that teaching and learning in Science should stimulate and excite children’s curiosity about the world they live in.
Science is taught following the National Curriculum programmes of study and through our question based planning. We think that Science is fun and we provide children with the first-hand experiences in order to develop enquiring minds, learning how to question and talk about science using the appropriate vocabulary.
When teaching science at St Cecilia’s we want our children to look at the world as a scientist, which means: