At Kings Rise Academy, we believe that great science teaching and learning takes place when we get inspired by learning about scientists and inventions. We believe that science is going well when teachers provide practical lessons through outdoor experiences, use of questioning, technology, linking to other subjects and promoting the use of correct scientific vocabulary.

KRA Science Vision Statement

Our vision statement links to our values and commitment to raise aspirations, celebrate diversity and improve the health of our community. 


We intend for children to:

Throughout the programmes of study, the children will acquire and develop the key knowledge that has been identified within each unit and across each year group, as well as the application of scientific skills. We ensure that the Working Scientifically skills are built-on and developed throughout children’s time at school so that they can apply their knowledge of science when using equipment, conducting experiments, building arguments and explaining concepts confidently and continue to ask questions and be curious about their surroundings.


Teachers create a positive attitude to science learning within their classrooms and reinforce an expectation that all children are capable of achieving high standards in science. Our whole school approach to the teaching and learning of science involves the following;


Our Science Curriculum is high quality, well thought out and is planned to demonstrate progression. If children are keeping up with the curriculum, they are deemed to be making good or better progress. In addition, we measure the impact of our curriculum through the following methods: