Science more likely to be outstanding when teachers have had science specific training
Science is a core subject in primary . Broad and balanced curriculum. Primary schools failing to ensure full coverage of Nat curric e.g. only one hour a week in the afternoon. Plan to ensure progression. Need enough time so children can build up their skills.
Ofsted do not make judgements before they come to the school. Judgement made on current outcomes for each year group.
Need to develop skills and progress over time.
Still a mistrust between primary and secondary around transition….
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