Science at Gateway Primary School
The main aim of the Science Curriculum in Gateway Primary is to develop a healthy curiosity in children about our universe and to promote respect for the living and non-living. Science teaching in our school is planned to ensure that children are able to acquire key scientific knowledge through practical experiences; using equipment, conducting experiments, building arguments and explaining concepts confidently. Children are encouraged to ask questions and be curious about their surroundings and a love of science is nurtured through a whole school ethos and a varied science curriculum.
Science offers children an opportunity to: