William Westley Church of England Primary School Let your light shine

'Let your light shine before others that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven' Matthew 5:16


Our Vision

Is to engage children in science and to embed their scientific knowledge and skills through questioning and reasoning, while using accurate scientific vocabulary.


Principles of Teaching and Learning Science


Teaching at our school is good when …


1.  Children are curious and enthusiastic.

2.  Children retain and retrieve prior learning and apply it to new situations.

3.  Children use taught scientific vocabulary accurately.

4.  Children learn through questioning and exploration.

5.  Children experience a range of working scientifically skills.

6.  Children enjoy regular enrichment events.

7.  Children learn effectively in the outdoor environment.

8.  Children understand the relevance of science in the real world.

9.  Children are challenged.