Knowledge & Understanding
Use these notes to clarify the main concepts of this unit.
'The Aim of Science is not to open the door to infinite wisdom...
But to set a limit to infinite error.'
Bertoit Brecht ( 1898 - 1956)
Yr.8 Unit 4: Mine or Not to Mine?
This unit investigates the processes of rock formation, including the time scales involved. Students should be able to identify a range of common rock types by their observable properties.
Yr.7 Unit 3: Chemical Science -
Survivor Island Challenge
This unit describes the techniques used to separate pure substances from mixtures. You will investigate situations where knowledge from different science disciplines is used to solve a real-world problem.