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Science is a core subject of the National Curriculum and is taught weekly in a discrete lesson to all children in Key Stages 1 and 2 in Fulbourn Primary School. The subject is led by Peter Edwards.

Use the labels on the right to find out more about science at Fulbourn:

Aims - here you will find our curriculum intent: what we aim to provide for every child who attends our school and the philosophical basis for the subject as we teach it.

Curriculum Overview - here you will find the detail of how our curriculum is structured and what you can expect your child to be taught when.

Enriching Experiences - here you will find details of the ways in which we broaden our children's experience of science beyond the curriculum.

How Families Can Help - here you will find some simple strategies and ideas to use at home if you would like to support your children's learning in science, as well as details of local organisations or websites that you may find relevant.

How We Teach Science - here you will find details of how we implement our curriculum aims and what your child can expect during a science lesson at Fulbourn.

Key Vocabulary - here you will find the most important words that your child needs to understand in order to achieve well in science.  Knowing and using these words yourself in conversation with your child is the most important thing you can do to help your child's learning.