Year 10 Science

Plan for the Year

Copy of Y10 Calendar 2020.pdf

Below you will find a rough calendar for the year. However, please note that things may change.

Each block of learning is called a 'Unit'. The order in which we do these Units are:

1. Living World (World One)

This is Unit of learning is split up into three Topics:

  • Ecology

  • Evolution

  • Life Processes

2. Material World

This Unit of learning is split up into two Topics:

  • Atoms & Ions

  • Acids & Bases

3. Physical World

This is Unit of learning is split up into two Topics:

  • Forces & Motion

  • Electricity

4. Internal Assessment

This Unit of learning will be your first opportunity to gain 4 credits towards NCEA Level 1. We are yet to announce what this internal assesment will be on.

5. Geology

In this Unit you will be investigating the composition, structure, and features of the geosphere, hydrosphere, and atmosphere. We will look into specific geological examples in New Zealand, and you will work in groups to create a presentation on a chosen geological feature.

Summary Notes - Living, Material, and Physical Worlds

Yr 10 Summary Notes

Science Pathways at Massey High School