This quick reference guide will help teachers feel confident and secure with the key terms and concepts used in teaching and learning science in primary schools. It includes concise descriptions of all the terminology used in the National Curriculum, the Scheme of Work for science at Key Stages 1 and 2 as well as the Standards for the award of Qualified Teacher Status. It also offers a wide range of suggestions for useful teaching resources. Trainees, practising teachers and teaching assistants will find it an invaluable source of information and a concise refresher of key terminology and ideas.
A-Z of key concepts
Appendix 1: DfEE/QCA Schemes of Work and the National Curriculum
Appendix 2: The Periodic Table