At Oldmixon, we follow the National Curriculum for science and believe that scientific investigation is one of the most powerful ways to learn, challenging children to express and modify their ideas, and fostering curiosity and perseverance. We believe that a
Throughout their school journey, the children make progress in these skills, empowering them to question the world around them and become scientific thinkers.
We aim to make our science lessons as practical as possible based on the children’s questions and interests and using contexts that have meaning for them.
Science lessons are not just limited to the classroom. We use the school grounds, visitors and trips and visits to maximise children’s learning experiences and make their learning memorable for them.