Learning Objective: To describe the changes occurring at puberty in boys and girls
ALL: will identify the process of reaching sexual maturity as puberty.
MOST: will explain changes that happen in boys and girls
SOME: will link these changes to hormones produced in boys and girls.
Presentation & Activities for Y7 Reproduction Lesson
What is the role of courtship in successful mating and reproducing?
ALL: will identify different ways animals display courtship behaviour (level 4)
MOST: will explain the purpose of courtship (level 5/6)
SOME will elaborate how a dominant male has an advantage in a harem (level 7)
What dangers are there for the foetus?
ALL will identify that substances can be passed to the foetus in the uterus.
MOST will explain the role of the placenta
SOME will make connections between taking substances during pregnancy and low birth weights.
Presentation for Y7
Learning Objective: To describe what happens during labour
ALL will recognise the difference between birth and labour
MOST will describe the process of labour
SOME will enhance the description using keywords and discuss the problems that can occur during birth.
Learning Objective: To record the length in development of foetus.
ALL will read a table to describe the growing foetus
MOST will be able to record the data in a graph.
SOME will use their graph to read patterns in data.
How science works skills: Independent variable, dependent variable, continuous variables
Presentation & Activity
To differentiate between types of twins
ALL: will identify types of twins
MOST: will explain how each are formed
SOME: will use the information to discuss how conjoined twins are formed
Learning Objective: To carry out an investigation to compare heights on pupils in the class
ALL will take measurements to compare heights within the class
MOST will use this data to draw a bar chart
SOME will interpret information to discuss changes occurring adolescence