Following the cancellation of exams for summer 2021, we are reviewing the Your guide to the changes for 2021 document. We will provide updated information as soon as we can.
Our GCSE Chemistry A (Gateway Science) qualification develops students’ broad scientific knowledge as well as their conceptual understanding of a range of topics within chemistry itself. They develop practical and problem-solving skills and an ability to evaluate claims based on science through critical analysis.
Specification code: J248
Qualification number: 601/8663/X
First teaching 2016, with first assessment 2018
Information, getting started, case studies and support
Planning guides, teaching activities, quizzes and more
Specimen, practice and past papers, mark schemes and example answers
CPD course • Online webinar • FREE • GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Biology A (9-1) - J247, GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Chemistry A (9-1) - J248, GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Combined Science A (9-1) - J250, GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Physics A (9-1) - J249, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Biology B (9-1) - J257, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Chemistry B (9-1) - J258, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Combined Science B (9-1) - J260, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Physics B (9-1) - J259
Date: 16 Jun 2021
Create a bespoke scheme of work using the extensive range of resources we have provided for each specification.
Each specification has been broken down into statements and mapped to individual teaching activities.