ICSE Class 6 Physics Syllabus

ICSE keeps up a conventional educational model in all aspects. The board reviews the learning needs of the students as well as assesses the present situation and provides a suitable syllabus on the basis of this evaluation. ICSE syllabus for Class 6 Physics is up to date and contains all fundamental topics and sub-topics that will be covered in the year ahead. The ICSE Syllabus is adequately designed based on current educational trends.

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Theme 1: Matter

  • Matter- its meaning and composition.

States of Matter

  • Solids, Liquids and Gases.
  • Characteristics of Solids, Liquids and Gases (Shape, texture and Volume).
  • Distinguishing properties of Solids, Liquids and Gases.

Theme 2: Physical Quantities and Measurement

  • Measurement of Length
  • Measurement of Mass
  • Measurement of Time
  • Measurement of Temperature
  • Measurement of Area

Theme 3: Force

  • Force as a push or pull
  • Effects of force on
    • Mass (No Effect)
    • Speed
    • Direction (rest and motion)
    • Change in shape and size
    • Using real world examples only
  • Force of Friction

Theme 4: Energy

  • Simple Machines
  • Types of Simple Machines
  • Different Orders of Levers
  • Numericals based on mechanical advantage or leverage
    Load × Load arm = Effort × Effort arm.

Theme 5: Light

  • Rectilinear Propagation of Light
  • Applications of rectilinear propagation of light.
  • Pinhole camera
  • Shadows

Theme 6: Magnetism

  • Magnetic and non-magnetic substances
  • Characteristics of a magnet
  • Properties of magnets
  • Magnetic field around a magnet
  • Earth’s magnetic field.
  • Making of Magnets
  • Permanent & temporary magnets and their uses
  • Electromagnets and
  • choice of material for the core of an electromagnet
  • Care & storage of magnets
  • Demagnetization by heating, hammering and electricity

Physics is a subject which contains a lot of numericals and concepts to remember. Keeping this in mind, we at BYJU’S have provided the PDF of ICSE Class 6 Syllabus, which can be accessed by students without any time constraints.


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