The Federation of Briar Hill Infant and St Margaret’s C of E Junior Schools

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Briar Hill Infant School


Taught Science Vocabulary at Briar Hill

Year 1 and Year 2 Topic Content Information

(also refer to Science Knowledge Organisers on the Year Group page-look in each term's folder)

Mrs Catto is our Science Lead


Children are naturally curious and love to investigate the world around them in a hands-on way. At Briar Hill we provide exciting and purposeful opportunities for children to explore scientific concepts through a range of practical activities. We encourage them to ask their own questions and plan investigations to help them find answers and discover more about forces, materials and the plants and animals in the world in which we live.


With a full programme of extra science events and opportunities our children become confident in their growing identity as 'Super Scientists'.


For a snapshot of science teaching or some fun experiments to try at home - watch these videos and more can be found in the 'learning in action' tab.

Mrs Catto's super science videos!

Examples of Science at Briar Hill Infant School


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Welcome to Briar Hill and St Margaret's!...Our Federation vision: 'Flourish as a family, love to learn, make memories, shine!'...Our St Margaret's Christian vision: 'How good and pleasant it is when God's people live together in unity.' (Psalm 133)