In year 10, all students will complete the Science A GCSE. We follow the AQA examination board and students will sit 3 examinations in the summer. Biology 1, Chemistry 1 and Physics 1. The marks for these 3 examinations together with the internal assessment count towards this GCSE grade.
The content covered in year 10 is the same for each of the sets from 10j1-10w2.
C1.1 The fundamental ideas in chemistry
C1.2 Limestone & building materials
C1.3 Metals & their uses
C1.4&5 Crude oil & fuels
C1.6 Plant oils & their uses
C1.7 Changes in the Earth & it’s atmosphere
In order to further enhance student understanding, each student has a login to Kerboodle. Once logged in, students have access to an online textbook that supports the course and is free to use. Click here to visit Kerboodle