Year planner

Level 1 Physical Sciences (SCP) 2016

 

Week

Date

Unit of Work

Description

Event / Other

Term 1

0

Jan 27 – Jan 29

TOD

TOD

 

1

Feb 2 – Feb 5 

Acids & Bases

Atomic Structure

Akl Ann. - 1st Feb

2

Feb 8 – Feb 12

Acids & Bases

Ionic Bonding

Waitangi - 8th Feb

3

Feb 15 - Feb 19

Acids & Bases

Balancing Equations

 

4

Feb 22 – Feb 26 

Acids & Bases

Acids, Bases & pH

 

5

Feb 29 – Mar 4

Acids & Bases

Neutralisation & Salt formation

 

6

Mar 7 - Mar 11

Acids & Bases

More about equations

 

7

Mar 14 - Mar 18

Acids & Bases

Rates of Reaction - theory

 

8

Mar 21 - Mar 25

Acids & Bases

Rates of Reaction - Investigations

G. Friday – 25th Mar

9

Mar 28 - Apr 1

Formative Assessment – Chem 1.1 Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction AS90930

E. Mon & Tues - 28th & 29th

10

Apr 4 – Apr 8

Summative Assessment – Chem 1.1 Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction AS90930

 

11

Apr 11 – Apr 15

Acids & Bases

Topic Revision

End of topic test

                                                                                                                               

Term 2

1

May 2 – May 6

Genetics

DNA Structure & Function

 

2

May 9 – May 13

Genetics

Genes, alleles & proteins

 

3

May 16 – May 20

Genetics

Predicting Inheritance – Genotype/phenotype

 

4

May 23 – May 27

Genetics

Predicting Inheritance – Punnett Squares

 

5

May 30 – June 3

Genetics

Predicting Inheritance – Pedigree charts

 

6

June 6  – June 10

Genetics

Variation – Sources of variation

Queen’s - 6th June

7

June 13 – June 17

Genetics

Variation – Role of environment

 

8

June 20 – June 24

Formative Assessment – Bio 1.1 Carry out a practical investigation in a biological context, with direction AS90925

 

9

June 27 – July 1

Summative Assessment – Bio 1.1 Carry out a practical investigation in a biological context, with direction AS90925

 

10

July 4 – July 8

Genetics

Topic Revision

Mid-Year Exam

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Term 3

1

Jul 25 – Jul 29

Electricity & Magnetism

Static Electricity

 

2

Aug 1 – Aug 5

Electricity & Magnetism

Static Electricity

 

3

Aug 8 – Aug 12

Electricity & Magnetism

Current Electricity

 

4

Aug 15 – Aug 19

Electricity & Magnetism

Current Electricity

 

5

Aug 22 – Aug 26

Electricity & Magnetism

Current Electricity

 

6

Aug 29 – Sep 2

Electricity & Magnetism

Magnetism

 

7

Sep 5 – Sep 9

School Exams

 

8

Sep 12 – Sep 16

School Exams

 

9

Sep 19 – Sep 23

Research – Phys 1.2 Demonstrate understanding of the physics of an application AS90936

 

                                                                                                                               

Term 4

1

Oct 10 – Oct 14

Summative Assessment – Phys 1.2 Demonstrate understanding of the physics of an application AS90936

Submission of Phys 1.2

2

Oct 17 – Oct 21

Revision

 

3

Oct 24 – Oct 28

Revision

Labour - 24th Oct

4

Oct 31 – Nov 4

Revision

 

5

Nov 7 – Nov 11

NCEA Externals

 

 

6

Nov 14 – Nov 18

NCEA Externals

 

 

7

Nov 21 – Nov 25

NCEA Externals

 

 

8

Nov 28 – Dec 2

NCEA Externals

 

 

9

Dec 5 – Dec 9

 

 

 

10

Dec 12 & 13

 

 




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