Vision: Individuals with inquiring minds and a Passion for Science.
Mission: Engaged Learning through IDEAs
(Inquiry, Discovery, Exploration and Applications)
Science teaching aims to inculcate the spirit of inquiry and a passion for Science, resulting in our pupils being engaged and excited about learning Science. We hope that pupils value Science and see it as a meaningful and important tool in helping them to explore the world that they live in.
Aims of Department
The Science department aims to:
· provide our pupils with first-hand opportunities to physically Inquire, Discover and Explore Science through a variety of teaching strategies/approaches and stimulating activities.
· provide pupils with basic scientific terms and concepts to help them understand themselves and the world around them
· provide pupils with opportunities to develop skills, habits of mind and attitudes necessary for scientific inquiry thus Applying Science to the world they live in
· equip pupils with ethics and attitudes hence allowing them to make informed decisions and take responsible actions towards the environment they live in