Natural Sciences (Primary) Curriculum


This primary school package is designed for the Natural Sciences subject and includes a wide variety of modules which best align to the subject. These modules greatly assist the teacher in exploring concepts relating to the themes included in the national curriculum – Life & living; Energy & change; Matter & material; and Planet Earth & beyond. 

The package leaves sufficient space for the teacher to pick and choose modules to use at their own creative discretion whilst also ensuring that the lessons are relevant, innovative and engaging.



Access all of the curriculum (Sustainable Intelligence & Climate Change) that applies to Natural Sciences in primary School (Grades 4-7; Ages 10-13)

What’s included in this package?

  •  15 Modules
  •  49 Lesson plans
  • Teachers notes and presentations
  • Learner worksheets, activities and experiments

The Sustainable Intelligence curriculum modules have been beautifully created and designed by our partner EcoRise who have been designing curriculum and staff development training’s for over 10 years. The modules from this curriculum build a foundation for environmental literacy and sustainability knowledge across seven themes: water, energy, waste, food, air, transport and public spaces.

On top of the SI curriculum, the Changing Climates curriculum, designed by our partners ThoughtBox, has been included in this package free of charge.

Lessons include teacher and student resources such as PowerPoint presentations and student worksheets as well as cross-disciplinary connections, assessment rubrics, cultural adaptation suggestions, technology integration, opportunities for differentiation, and community connections and service ideas.

Natural Sciences themed aligned:

  • Life & living
  • Matter & material
  • Energy & change
  • Planet Earth and beyond

Each module includes a spelt out alignment to the CAPS curriculum in the module description.

Modules included in this package:

  • Changing Climates – Grades 1 & 2 (4 lessons)
  • Changing Climates – Grades 3 & 4 (4 lessons)
  • Changing Climates – Grades 5 & 6 (4 lessons)
  • Changing Climates – Grades 7 & 8 (4 lessons)
  • My Carbon Footprint (3 lessons)
  • Me, You and Water (3 lessons)
  • Imagining Zero Waste (3 lessons)
  • Fuelling Society (3 lessons)
  • Trash or Treasure? (3 lessons)
  • The Air we Breathe (3 lessons)
  • What’s Up? (3 lessons)
  • Waste and Energy (3 lessons)
  • Earth Waters our Lives (3 lessons)
  • I am what I Eat (3 lessons)
  • Energy is Everywhere (3 lessons)