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Science

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P1200032.JPG Learning Science to every Montfortian is to develop his spirit of inquiry, serving and giving.  
So we emphasize on Experiential Learning through P1 and P2 MJ Evolution
- Diversity of Animals
- Life Cycle of a Butterfly
- Magnets
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Corn.JPG The Experiential Learning continues from P3 to P6 under the MJ Inquiry Programme.
 E.g - DNA Enrichment
- Growing Rainbow Corn
- Lab Investigations
- Exploration in the School Gardens
- Boat Race
- ICT Argumentation with Concept Cartoon
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Number 1.jpg Our Science Talent Management Programme (from P4 to P6) seeks to stretch our students' great potential in science through customised lessons which tap on their problem-solving and higher-order thinking and process skills.
- Science Excellence 2000 
(E2K) Programme 
- Science Busker's Festival
- Experiential Learning Using Lego


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Core Science Curriculum

Science Syllabus P3 - P6


THEME DIVERSITY CYCLES SYSTEMS INTERACTIONS  ENERGY
P3
Living and   non-living things
- Materials
- Life cycle of plants and animals
- Matter
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P4 - -
- Human Digestive System
- Plant System
- Magnets  - Heat and Temperature 
- Light
P5   - - Reproduction in plants and animals
- Water 
- Respiratory and Circulatory Systems in plants and human
- Cell System
- Electrical System 
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P6  - - Forces
- Environment 
- Energy
- Conversion
- Photosynthesis 

Achievements

In 2018, 3 groups of Primary 5 pupils took part in the Singapore Youth Science Festival. They put in their hard work in their investigations and won the following awards :

Distinction Award:
- Do colours affect the internal temperature of a building?
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Hong Yu, Majesty, Jhino(absent), Davis

Commendation Award:
1) Effects of fibrous roots and tap roots on soil erosion
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2) Effects of greywater, rainwater and tap water on the growth of bean plants

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Shane, Jorge, Deston, Junjie