Science in Gateway Primary School
In Gateway Primary School, we encourage our children to develop a healthy curiosity about the world around them and to promote respect for all living things. Furthermore, we want our children to understand the uses and implications of science, how it has changed and shaped our lives and how vital it is to the world's future prosperity. Scientific enquiry skills are embedded in each topic and science teaching in our school is planned to ensure that all children are able to acquire key scientific knowledge through practical experiences; using equipment. conducting experiments, building arguments and explaining concepts confidently. A love of science is nurtured through a whole school ethos and a varied science curriculum.
Science offers children an opportunity to: