The national curriculum statutory programmes of study for science to be taught in England until July 2015.
These are the statutory programmes of study and attainment targets for science at key stage 1 and 2.
They must be taught to certain year groups in all maintained schools in England until July 2015.
In the 2014 to 2015 academic year:
- pupils in years 1, 3, 4 and 5 must study the new national curriculum science programmes of study
- pupils in years 2 and 6 will continue to use these programmes of study for science
- pupils in years 2 and 6 will will continue to be teacher assessed for science
From September 2015 all pupils will study the new national curriculum science programmes of study.