Principles of Science

Principles for teaching Science in St Wilfrid’s RC Primary School

“I have not failed; I have just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” Thomas Edison We know good Science occurs in our school when…..

  • We are excited and asking questions
  • We are active and engaged learners
  • We are involved in practical ‘hands on’ investigations
  • We make links between our experiences and other subject areas
  • We are developing and extending our learning
  • We are exploring and discovering new things
  • We investigate, experiment and explain our ideas
  • We are happy to FAIL (First Attempt In Learning)
  • Science has the Wow Factor!
  • Explore, Engage, Enquire, Explain