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20 October 2014
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Science topics ages 6 - 7
Using electricity


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Curriculum relevance

England

Key Stage 1
Programme of study: Science
Sc4 Physical processes; Electricity
  • 1a: simple series circuits involving batteries, wires, bulbs and other components
QCA scheme of work primary science unit 2F: Using electricity

Wales

Key Stage 1
Programme of study: Science
Physical processes; Electricity
  • 1.2: to construct and explore simple circuits involving batteries, wires, bulbs, switches and other components
  • 1.3: that electrical devices will not work if there is a break in the circuit
Key Stage 2
Programme of study: Science
Physical processes; Electricity
  • 1.1: that a complete conducting circuit, including a battery or power supply, is needed for a current to flow to make electrical devices work
Northern Ireland

Key Stage 2
Programme of study: Science and technology
Physical processes; Electricity
  • b: construct simple circuits using components, such as switches, bulbs and batteries
Scotland

Environmental studies: 5-14 National guidelines
Science; Energy and forces; Properties and uses of energy
  • Level C: construct simple battery-operated circuits, identifying the main components


 
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