Science


Intent:

At Burnham on Crouch Primary School, our vision is to give children a Science curriculum which enables them to explore and discover the world around them to create a deeper understanding of the world that we live in. To achieve this we ensure that science in our school includes practical experiments which create a sense of wonder.

Our aim is to create future thinkers that are ambitious and want to extend their scientific knowledge and vocabulary. Our curriculum aims to broaden the childrenโ€™s scientific view of the world around them, whilst promoting a love for enquiry and wanting to explore new things. It gives them the chance to learn a range of skills which they can use throughout their life. We will harness and challenge their scientific skills to equip them to become young, confident scientists of the 21st Century. As a school we are delighted to have achieved the Primary Science Quality Mark, a nationally recognised award which celebrates a commitment to excellence in Science teaching and learning.

We believe that everyone is a scientist!.

Please click the following link to display a flipbook of science poems:

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Primary Science Quality Mark

We have gained the prestigious PSQM Gilt Award 2024 valid until 2027. This celebrates a commitment to excellence in science teaching and learning in our school.


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Year 2 have been on a walk of the local area as part of their geography unit of work. #primarygeography #geographyfieldtrip #burnhamoncrouch

Year 2 have been on a walk of the local area as part of their geography unit of work. #primarygeography #geographyfieldtrip #burnhamoncrouch ...

โ€œTrainer of the weekโ€ whilst training @burnhamoncrouchrufc ๐Ÿ‰ and demonstrating excellent #teamwork at #Rugby ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ƒ

#GoBurnham
#proudofourstudents

โ€œTrainer of the weekโ€ whilst training @burnhamoncrouchrufc ๐Ÿ‰ and demonstrating excellent #teamwork at #Rugby ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ƒ

#GoBurnham
#proudofourstudents
...

Celebrating success in #karate representing @ekamartialartsacademy and competing in Belgium ๐Ÿฅˆ๐Ÿฅ‰๐Ÿฅ‰๐Ÿฅ‹๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ƒ

#GoBurnham
#proudofourstudents

Celebrating success in #karate representing @ekamartialartsacademy and competing in Belgium ๐Ÿฅˆ๐Ÿฅ‰๐Ÿฅ‰๐Ÿฅ‹๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ƒ

#GoBurnham
#proudofourstudents
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Year 2 are exploring the text Oliverโ€™s Vegetables - they have been busy making observations about different vegetables and looking at the vegetables growing in our school garden. #schoolgardening #reading #psqm

Year 2 are exploring the text Oliverโ€™s Vegetables - they have been busy making observations about different vegetables and looking at the vegetables growing in our school garden. #schoolgardening #reading #psqm ...

Year 3 have recently studied rivers in their geography lessons. To finish their unit of work, the children went for a walk along the River Crouch. #geography #geographyfieldwork

Year 3 have recently studied rivers in their geography lessons. To finish their unit of work, the children went for a walk along the River Crouch. #geography #geographyfieldwork ...

STEM part 2: Year 5 took part in our first STEM Enrichment session on 13th September. The theme of the day was: Witches and Wizards. The children attended Potions class during the morning where they carried out a range of experiments and then made ice cream and lemonade. Care of Magical Creatures was next , where the children designed,  using a CAD programme, and made bird perches for Hedwig using woodwork skills. 
Here are some comments from the children:
โ€œI enjoyed it so much.โ€ Mia 
 โ€œIt was so funโ€ Jack 
โ€œI loved it!โ€ Ava 
โ€œIt was really exciting.โ€ Sienna 
โ€œI had a truly wonderful time.โ€ Daisy 
โ€œ I want to be an engineer.โ€ Rosa 
โ€œI love STEM!โ€ #stemeducation #psqm

STEM part 2: Year 5 took part in our first STEM Enrichment session on 13th September. The theme of the day was: Witches and Wizards. The children attended Potions class during the morning where they carried out a range of experiments and then made ice cream and lemonade. Care of Magical Creatures was next , where the children designed, using a CAD programme, and made bird perches for Hedwig using woodwork skills.
Here are some comments from the children:
โ€œI enjoyed it so much.โ€ Mia
โ€œIt was so funโ€ Jack
โ€œI loved it!โ€ Ava
โ€œIt was really exciting.โ€ Sienna
โ€œI had a truly wonderful time.โ€ Daisy
โ€œ I want to be an engineer.โ€ Rosa
โ€œI love STEM!โ€ #stemeducation #psqm
...

Congratulations to our Gardening Club members for achieving the highest RHS schools gardening award! ๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿชด#rhsschoolsgardeningcampaign

Congratulations to our Gardening Club members for achieving the highest RHS schools gardening award! ๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿชด#rhsschoolsgardeningcampaign ...

STEM day part 1: Hippo Class were the first class to take part in our STEM Enrichment Day today and they have had a fantastic day! Look at the  fantastic bird perches they have made after following a design brief designing their product using a CAD programme. #stemeducation #primaryscience #psqm

STEM day part 1: Hippo Class were the first class to take part in our STEM Enrichment Day today and they have had a fantastic day! Look at the fantastic bird perches they have made after following a design brief designing their product using a CAD programme. #stemeducation #primaryscience #psqm ...

Itโ€™s time to cheer our mighty @lionesses on this morning as we dream of witnessing a historic win!!

#itscominghome 
#lionesses๐Ÿฆ 
#womensworldcup2023 
@wwcfifa2023

Itโ€™s time to cheer our mighty @lionesses on this morning as we dream of witnessing a historic win!!

#itscominghome
#lionesses๐Ÿฆ
#womensworldcup2023
@wwcfifa2023
...

Our gardening club have taken part in a photoshoot for the RHS this afternoon! #rhs #schoolsgardening #rhsschoolsgardeningcampaign

Our gardening club have taken part in a photoshoot for the RHS this afternoon! #rhs #schoolsgardening #rhsschoolsgardeningcampaign ...

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