FAQ Schools

KayScience provides video tutorials and exam-preparation resources for the teaching and learning of GCSE Science.

  • 800+ dual coded video lessons for GCSE Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • Thousands of self-marking quiz questions
  • Hundreds of self-marking gap fills
  • Every GCSE topic broken down
  • Exam-style questions and answers embedded in every video
  • Multiple-choice formative assessment quizzes embedded in every video
  • Free app so students and teachers can use KayScience anywhere

KayScience will reduce teacher workload and increase student outcomes.

  • Choose from 800+ videos and self-marking quizzes
  • Track if the pupils have watched the video
  • Track the scores of the self-marking quizzes
  • Set specific videos after mock exams that will fill student knowledge gaps
  • Colour-coded PLCs for every class
  • KayScience will rank your student’s position within the class to identify those who are working hard, and those who are not

Set KayScience videos during cover lessons.

  • Get all your pupils into an IT room and they log-on and complete the tasks set remotely by their class teacher
  • Cover teachers can play the video during a lesson and pause at the Question Times, gap fills, and exam-style questions and no subject knowledge is required

Our research-informed dual-coded videos model a real lesson.

  • We use dual-coded direct instruction with clear explanations
  • Question Time formatively tests the pupils on the chunk they have just watched
  • Gap fills are embedded in the videos so students will feel confident answering exam questions
  • Exam-style questions at the end of every video with answers for the students to self-assess

100% you can. During a lesson you can:

  • Mute the videos and teach over our visual explanations
  • Play specific segments to your class and pause where necessary
  • Use the Question Time questions to assess your pupils learning
  • Use the gap fills with answers as a task in your lessons
  • Use our exam-style questions in your lessons
  • Reduce the cognitive load of your lessons by setting our videos for flipped learning
  • Use flipped learning to set videos for them to watch before you teach it

You won’t always need to set videos for homework. Instead, you can set retrieval quiz questions from multiple topics to aid long term learning.

  • Set quiz questions from multiple topics
  • Choose which questions you want to set from each quiz
  • Set an unlimited number of questions
  • Set keyword tests that will aid your students memorising the keywords

KayScience videos will help trainee teachers and non-subject specialists teach topics outside of their specialism like an expert.

  • Teachers can watch videos before a lesson to script their own explanations
  • Our videos can be used during departmental CPD to discuss good practice and misconceptions
  • Trainee teachers can become familiar with exam specific language
  • Trainee teachers can model their lessons on our videos
  • Non-specialists can teach outside of their specialism like an expert

With gaps in every student’s knowledge, KayScience will help fill those gaps and get your students exam ready for 2022 and beyond.

  • Students learn when they watch our videos
  • Students have access to our 800+ videos and thousands of self-marking quiz questions
  • Students don’t have to wait to be set work - they can watch their own videos and attempt their own quizzes without the need for it being set by the teacher
  • Self-marking keyword tests to help them practice scientific language
  • Self-marking physics and chemistry formula practice tests so they can memorise all the formulae for the exams
  • Self-marking converting units tests
  • KayScience can be accessed anywhere via our free app, so students don’t have to wait for their turn on the family computer

Many students will find their science A-Levels and BTECs more difficult because many will lack the GCSE foundational knowledge required to access the KS5 content.

  • With gaps in every student’s knowledge, KayScience will help to fill those gaps and get your students exam-ready to access their A-Levels and BTECs
  • Use our videos for flipped learning, so your students come into your lesson with the GCSE foundations, so they are ready for your A-Level or BTEC content
  • Students don’t have to wait to be set work - they can watch their own videos and attempt their own quizzes without the need for it being set by the teacher

One year from the date of purchase.

No, we will not automatically renew your subscription.

No, it is a one-off payment.

Two teachers with over 15 years of teaching experience.

Your school can sign up for free and use the quizzes for homework and retrieval practice and have full access to our tracking system.

Access to videos won’t be available for free.

Click Sign Up and select Combined or Separate Science, then select your correct exam board.

FAQ Teachers and Tutors

Use KayScience videos in your lessons and tuition sessions and set your tutees homework and track their progress.

  • 800+ dual coded video tutorials across GCSE Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • Video tutorials made with the science of learning in mind
  • Thousands of self-marking quiz questions
  • Hundreds of self-marking gap fills
  • Every GCSE topic broken down
  • Exam-style questions and answers embedded in every video
  • Multiple-choice Question Time quizzes embedded in every video
  • Learn the science behind to understand the Required practicals
  • App so students and teachers can use KayScience anywhere

You can register all your tutees on your KayScience account and use it like a school would.

  • Set your tutees homework with self-marking quizzes
  • Track your tutees progress
  • Be able to show the impact of your tuition with our progress spreadsheets

100% you can. During a lesson you can:

  • Mute the videos and talk over our explanations
  • Play any segment to your class and pause where necessary
  • Use the Question Time questions to assess your pupils’ learning
  • Use the gap fills with answers as a task in your lessons
  • Use our exam-style questions in your lessons
  • Save time with much less planning

KayScience will reduce teacher workload, increase student outcomes.

  • Set as many of our 800+ videos with self-marking quizzes for homework
  • Track if your tutees have watched the video
  • Track the scores of the self-marking quizzes
  • Set specific videos after mock exams that will fill their knowledge gaps
  • Colour-coded PLCs for every tutee can be generated
  • Have real conversations with parents about their child’s progress

KayScience videos will help you teach topics outside of your specialism, so your students think you’re an expert.

  • You can watch videos before a lesson to script your own explanations
  • Trainee teachers can become familiar with exam-specific language
  • Trainee teachers can model their lessons on our videos

Teachers pay an annual subscription to access our videos and you get one tutee free. Every additional tutee you add will cost £35, which is done via the add student section on the website.

Each additional student on a tutor account is £35, whereas a private student account is £49.99 or £74.99.

Students pay less money if they sign up through tutors.

Use the contact us form and/or email us on info@kayscience.com

It’s a one-year subscription from the date of purchase.

No, we will not automatically renew your subscription.

No, it is a one-off payment.

We have a freemium model which allows you to see the quality of KayScience before you make a purchase. Therefore we do not offer any refunds.

FAQ Students and Parents

KayScience provides video tutorials and exam-preparation so you can get the top grades in your science exams.

  • 800+ video tutorials across GCSE Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • Thousands of self-marking quiz questions
  • Hundreds of self-marking gap fills
  • Every GCSE topic broken down
  • Exam-style questions in every video
  • KayScience App so you can learn anywhere
  • Cheaper than one tuition session

With gaps in your knowledge, KayScience will help you fill those gaps to get you exam ready for 2022 and beyond.

  • Revise for your exams with our expert videos
  • Revise using thousands of self-marking quiz questions
  • Don’t wait for your teacher to set your homework
  • Keyword tests to help you learn the definitions
  • Physics and chemistry formula practice so you can memorise all the equations
  • KayScience can be accessed anywhere via our free app so you don’t have to wait for your turn on the family computer

You might find A-Level science courses more difficult because you lack the GCSE foundational knowledge required to access KS5 A-Levels and BTECs.

  • With gaps in your knowledge, KayScience will help you fill those gaps to help you understand your science A-Levels and BTECs
  • Watch our videos before an A-Level or BTEC lesson to give you the foundations to understand the more difficult science
  • Don’t wait for your teacher to set your homework - watch the videos and attempt the quizzes without the need for it being set by a teacher.

It’s a one-year subscription from the date of purchase.

No, we will not automatically renew your subscription.

No, it is a one-off payment.

Two teachers with over 15 years of teaching experience.

You can sign up for free and use all our quizzes for homework and revision and track all your data. Access to videos won’t be available for free.

Click Sign Up and select Combined or Separate Science, the select your correct exam board.

AQA and Edexcel 9-1 GCSEs. There is a lot of crossover with OCR, but it is not specific to OCR or iGCSE.

Free access to quizzes OR annual subscriptions of £24.99 to access combined science videos and £34.99 to access separate science videos.

Yes, the app is free to use for quizzes.

Yes, the website is mobile friendly and there is an app to allow students to use KayScience anywhere!

One year from the date of purchase.

NO, the subscription does NOT auto-renew.

This can be done in your account if you go to settings.

This is a one-off payment. You can pay with credit or debit card. KayScience does NOT hold or store any payment details. KayScience will be available to use immediately after the payment has been made.

Please use the contact form below.

We have a freemium model which allows you to see the quality of KayScience before you make a purchase. Therefore we do not offer any refunds.

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