In Science, pupils have opportunities to explore a range of topics and develop Whole Curriculum Skills and Capabilities using scientific methods of enquiry.
During their time in Clounagh, pupils learn about:
Organisms and Health
Chemical and Material Behaviour
Forces and Energy
Earth and Universe.
This subject strand encourages pupils to further their scientific knowledge and understanding through planning investigations, obtaining evidence, and presenting and interpreting results.
Pupils have opportunities to develop creative and critical thinking in their approach to solving scientific problems. They also develop their practical skills by carrying out experiments and demonstrate self-management by working systematically.
Science curriculum in Clounagh Junior High School
Solutions –Particles & Separating Techniques
Science in the Home - Electricity
Food & Digestion
Acids & Alkalis
Sound & Hearing
Heart & Circulation
Habitats & Feeding
Atoms, Elements & Compounds
Simple Chemical Reactions
Periodic table & Atomic Structure
Solar System & beyond
Magnets & Electromagnets