Nuclear Energy - Fission & Fusion - Bumper lesson pack

Lessons designed to build on prior knowledge of radioactivity and radioactive decay. Introducing and explaining fission of radioactive materials and fusion - includes practice questions for students.

Ideal for AQA GCSE (9-1) P4, Cambridge iGCSE P11 and more

Lesson 1/2
Developing: State the meaning of nuclear fission.

Securing: Recall the basic design features of a nuclear fission power station and the location of the nuclear fission process.

Exceeding: Recall the basic design features of a nuclear fission power station and the location of the nuclear fission process.

Lesson 2/2
Developing: State the main differences between nuclear fusion and nuclear fission.

Securing: Recall that fusion takes place naturally in the centre of stars.

Exceeding: Evaluate in simple terms why nuclear fusion reactors are not used to produce energy in nuclear fusion reactors.

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  • Lesson-6---Nuclear-Energy.pptx
  • Lesson-6---Past-Paper-Questions.docx
  • Lesson-7---Fusion-future.pptx
  • Lesson---7---Fusion-Future---Past-Paper-Questions.docx

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