Course – Science Level – Entry KS3 (11-13 year olds) Day & Time – Tuesdays 9.30 am Overview – 1 weekly 45 minute live lesson (Google Classroom) – 1 home study task with detailed feedback ————————————— Topics – Living Organisms An introduction to cells and organisation, including the skeletal and muscle systems, nutrition, digestion and gaseous exchange. – Reproduction and inheritance An introduction to reproduction and genetics in humans and plants, including reproductive systems, menstrual cycle, gametes, fertilisation, gestation and birth. – Physical chemistry An introduction to the properties of matter, atoms, elements, compounds and the periodic table. – Organic chemistry An introduction to the composition and structure of the earth, rock cycles, the carbon cycle and composition of the atmosphere. – Forces An introduction to motion, forces and pressure. – Energy An introduction to energy stores, energy in the home and electricity.