Year Four and Science

Course and Assessment Overview 2019

Term Content Assessments

Physical Science:

Forces can be exerted by one object on another through direct contact or from a distance 

Speed Investigation Results

Friction Reflection Sheet

Reflection Sheet


Chemical Science:

Natural and processed materials have a range of physical properties that can influence their use 


Retrieval Chart

Material Properties Table

Investigation Results


Retrieval Chart

Recycling Journal


Earth and Space Science:

Earth’s surface changes over time because of natural processes and human activity 


Biological Science:

Living things have life cycles

Living things depend on each other and the environment to survive 

Investigation booklet

Venn Diagram

Community Circle observation

Food web

Living Things Test

This document is subject to revision.

The Year 4 Syllabus for Science can be found on the SCSA website.