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AQA 9-1 GCSE Science/Physics - Radioactivity / Atomic structure revision poster

AQA 9-1 GCSE Science/Physics - Radioactivity / Atomic structure revision poster

Double-sized revision poster to revise/review topic 4 of the new GCSE Combined Science. Will also cover most of the topic for the GCSE Physics, but no Physics only material Covers a bits of each part of the topic: - Atomic structure & Isotopes - The 3 types of ionising radiation & background radiation and their properties - Rutherford's scatterting experiment - Half-life - Nuclear equations - Hazards & Safety - Contamination vs Irradiation
jeroenvanos
GCSE Physics Ticker Tape Drill

GCSE Physics Ticker Tape Drill

*********************** Save money by buying the bundles, which contain ALL of the Drill spreadsheets. £3 for the GCSE Bundle: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-11399132 £4 for the A Level Bundle: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-11399125 £6 for the GCSE and A Level Bundle: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-11399137 *********************** Dear Physics Teachers, 1. This resource will help your students practise measuring acceleration using ticker tape. 2. This resource is to be projected on a screen, used by students on a computer or used to print an unlimited number of different worksheets. 3. This resource is relevant to all new GCSE Physics specifications, where the use of ticker tape timers is a standard practical way of measuring acceleration. Info: Simulating the tape from a ticker-tape timer connected to a 50 Hz AC supply (0.02s time interval between dots), this worksheet generator produces five questions each time. Pressing F9 in Excel for Windows (or Cmd + = in Excel for Mac) recalculates the formulas, randomly choosing five new questions with five new accelerations to measure. The sheet tab "answers" has the answers filled in. This should print correctly to scale on A4 paper, but if not, the rulers are drawn with mm intervals to allow them to be used instead of direct measurement. This worksheet generator can be projected on the screen so that the teacher can explain to the students how to measure acceleration with the ticker-tape, then an unlimited number of unique worksheets can be generated so they can practise the skill.
keithdalby
The Big Bang Theory TV Series Wordsearch Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

The Big Bang Theory TV Series Wordsearch Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'The Big Bang Theory'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Distance-time graphs

Distance-time graphs

A highly engaging and information lesson presentation (51 slides) which guides students through the steps needed to construct an accurate distance-time graph and then teaches them how to interpret the motions that are shown by the different lines. The lesson challenges the students to work out the type of graph that should be used to present the data and to suggest which factor from the blank table should go on the x-axis. Using the results that they obtain, a step-by-step guide is used to walk students through constructing the graph. This includes deciding on scales to ensure they are even and make the most of the available paper. Student will see the four key terms of motion associated with these graphs (acceleration, deceleration, constant speed and stationary) and will be able to use their graph to work out which lines go with which motion. Moving forwards, students will be shown how to calculate speed from the graph. There are progress checks throughout the lesson so that students can assess their understanding of the topic. This lesson has been designed for GCSE students but is perfectly suitable for KS3 students too.
GJHeducation
Calculating speed lessons

Calculating speed lessons

Overview of lessons to teach Speed, Distance and Time. Lesson 1 - Introduction to the speed equation and a worksheet looking at using the equation, re-arranging the equation and converting units. Lesson 2 - Planning a practical investigation looking at ramps and trolleys. Lesson 3 - Carrying out the investigation and evaluation of results.
matt_mason1
Mythbusters Video Questions: NASA Moon landing (22 Question Total)

Mythbusters Video Questions: NASA Moon landing (22 Question Total)

Video guide questions for the Mythbusters episode: Moon landing Hoax. Great to keep the students focused. Word for word from video. Link to stream episode online as well. Key included. Standards: (i) To develop a rich knowledge of science and the natural world, students must become familiar with different modes of scientific inquiry, rules of evidence, ways of formulating questions, ways of proposing explanations, and the diverse ways scientists study the natural world and propose explanations based on evidence derived from their work. (ii) Scientific investigations are conducted for different reasons. All investigations require a research question, careful observations, data gathering, and analysis of the data to identify the patterns that will explain the findings. Descriptive investigations are used to explore new phenomena such as conducting surveys of organisms or measuring the abiotic components in a given habitat. Descriptive statistics include frequency, range, mean, median, and mode. A hypothesis is not required in a descriptive investigation. On the other hand, when conditions can be controlled in order to focus on a single variable, experimental research design is used to determine causation. Students should experience both types of investigations and understand that different scientific research questions require different research designs. This lesson is student-centered meaning: --it allows you to become a facilitator --happier teachers --happier students --happier administrators
learningisawesomewithmrsalinas
OCR A 'Mega Bundle' for GCSE and AS level Physics

OCR A 'Mega Bundle' for GCSE and AS level Physics

A set of 18 assessments for GCSE OCR A and A level OCR A Physics. Over 400 Multiple Choice Questions bundled together with detailed answers for all responses so that students can identify their strengths and close their gaps. Email us your feedback to info@dmepublications.co.uk
dmepublications
Density

Density

Differentiated lesson on density. Experiment using eureka cups and investigating densities of different objects. Question race at the end to escape the T-rex, differentiated questions and answers included. Learning Objectives: Describe how to measure densities Predict whether an object with sink or float Calculate density of objects from their mass and volume
ls6372
Scientific Method Poster and Anchor Charts

Scientific Method Poster and Anchor Charts

This resource pack contains 24 scientific method vocabulary posters. Each poster has an explanation of the term and a picture or diagram to illustrate the word to the student. Each poster is written in a student friendly voice for easy understanding. These posters make excellent anchor charts and look fantastic on your wall. Words included are: Scientific Method, Hypothesis, Control group, Variables, Problem, Data, materials, Procedure, Observation, Conclusion, Science, Classifying, Fair test, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Zoology, Geology, Geography, Astronomy, Bar chart, Pie chart, Line graph, Stem and leaf. If you would like any words added please contact me and i am happy to do so. Enjoy.
Kiwilander
AQA 9-1 GCSE Combined Science - Waves (PPT + worksheets)

AQA 9-1 GCSE Combined Science - Waves (PPT + worksheets)

This bundle contains a 100+ slide PPT presentation covering the GCSE Physics topic of Waves (topic 6): Included with the PPT (which has plenty of diagrams and talking points along side the most important theory) are several question sheets and a revision poster, as well as adapted sheets for the two required practicals. The lessons cover: - Types of waves - Wave properties & the wave equation - Reflection (technically GCSE Physics only but is pretty basic; the ray diagrams can be skipped) - Refraction - Diffraction (not explicitly mentioned in the spec but is relevant to using waves for communication) - Sound waves (technically GCSE Physics only again but links well with frequency, amplitude, etc) - Electromagnetic spectrum - Waves for communication - Dangers of radiation Please note that a few key topics for the GCSE Physics only are not included (e.g. lenses). For now this bundle is aimed at the Combined Science specification (and will likely not change this year)
jeroenvanos
AQA 9-1 GCSE Science/Physics - Particles/States of matter table

AQA 9-1 GCSE Science/Physics - Particles/States of matter table

Table to use when starting the GCSE Physics/Trilogy Particle topic, covers particle diagrams, forces, particle movement, changes of state, etc. My bundle for this topic (large PPT and worksheets) can be found at: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aqa-9-1-gcse-science-physics-particle-model-ppt-worksheets-11747912
jeroenvanos