Year 7 Science 

These are the topics that you will study throughout the year.

1 - September to October

Cells

Life processes

Video - the 7 life processes

Cells

Fuse school video

Ted-Ed about the history of cell theory.

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Microscopes

Simple video

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Specialised cells

Amoeba sisters video

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Diffusion

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Unicellular organisms like bacteria

Particles

Looking at solids, liquids and gases

Max Science - solids, liquids and gases

The particle model

Bill Nye

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Melting and freezing

Video – dropping lava into a pool

Boiling

More changes of state

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Diffusion and Brownian motion

Brownian motion video

Free science lessons

Real life examples

Forces

Introduction to forces.  Contact and non-contact

Types of forces

Video - Science in action

Stretching and Hooke's law

Free Science lessons - looks at the results 

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Drag forces and friction

QI

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Forces at a distance

Balanced and unbalanced forces

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2 - October to December

The human body - Systems

Levels of organisation

Levels of organisation – Easy

Levels of organisation – more difficult

Systems video

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Parts of the lungs

Video TEDx  

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Inhaling and exhaling 

Video of experiment

Quick video

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The skeleton
Bill Nye - bones 2 min
Scientific eye Movement - contains bones and muscles
The human skeletal system

New living body
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Joints and muscle pairs

Operation ouch?

BBC teach

Video Ted

Scientific eye Movement - contains bones and muscles

Crash Course - Joints
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Muscles
Bill Nye - Bones and Muscles - 20 min
Have massive muscles
Science in action - Short clip
Scientific eye Movement - contains bones and muscles

Elements, atoms and compounds

Elements

Video: Elements and compounds scientific eye

Atoms and the periodic table

The periodic table Ted-ed

The periodic table – Atomic school

The periodic table song

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Compounds

video

Video of stuff burning

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Chemical formula

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Sound 

 

Waves

Short animation

Science in action

Scientific eye

Bill Nye - Sound

Transmission of sound - Designmate

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Sound and energy transfer

Video – the bell jar experiment

Video – explanation of the particles in solids / liquids and gases

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The speed of sound 

Space shuttle taking off - see how long it takes for the sound to arrive.

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Loudness and pitch

Video of waves, how high can you hear?

Detecting sound and the ear

Ear video

News item - DNews

A cockroach in an ear, for no real reason.

How the ear works - BUPA

Elearnin' - how the ear works

Scientific eye - a little clip in the middle.ipods and ear damage news clip


Echoes and Ultrasound
Ultrasound in bats
Dolphins hunting with ultrasound
An ultrasound baby scan
What is ultrasound?

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3 - December to February 2021

The reproductive system

Adolescence

The male reproductive system
Male reproductive organs
Male reproductive system

Fuse school video
Weird reproductive organs in animals


The female reproductive system

Operation ouch – female reproductive system

Female reproductive system animation - 2nd half good
Female reproductive system
The reproductive system

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Fertilisation

How sperm meets egg

Fertilization


Pregnancy

Video animation of pregnancy
Conception to birth
Fertilisation and pregnancy
Pregnancy animation

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The menstrual cycle
Scientific Eye Reproduction - start at 4.30 min.  Phases of the menstrual cycle
Menstruation animation

Show video

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Flowers and pollination

Why do we have flowers video?

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Flowers and seed dispersal

Germination

Reactions

Chemical and physical changes

Video

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Word equations

Burning fuels

video,

Thermal decompostion

Conservation of mass

Science In Action watch the bit from 6.50-9.10

Scientific Eye watch from 6.30-9.50

Exothermic and Endothermic reactions

John Chase BBC

Chemical reactions – Science in action

Iron and sulfur video 

And another one


Light

Light travels in straight lines

Scientific eye  - seeing the light
Science in action
Brian Cox - Measuring the speed of light


Reflection
Scientific eye - light and reflection.
Science in action - light and mirrors.
Bill Nye - Light bending and bouncing


Refraction
GCSE revision
Bill Nye - Light bending and bouncing


The eye

Colour
Scientific eye - light and colour
Science in action - colour and refraction
Bill Nye - Light and colour

4 - February to March

Acids and alkalis

Acids and alkalis

Science in action

A very cheesy acids and alkali rap

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Indicators and pH

Video about litmus

Neutralisation

Friends – the one with the jellyfish

Making salts

Space, the solar system and beyond

The Earth, days and nights

video crash course

 

The Earth and Seasons

video

The moon

Explanation of phases of the moon.

Rap about the moon

The solar system

Video: national geographic

video: The relative sizes of the planets

ppt

BBC video 40 min long

Bill Nye the Science Guy

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Gravity

mass and weight video

The vomit comet

How do satellites stay in orbit?

Orbits and gravity

Rosetta and Philae landing on comet

Brian cox – gravity on other planets

Beyond the solar system

Video – the milky way

Video – How small are we?

Video – the universe is really big.

Video – the big bang

Quizizz

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