Specific Heat Capacity ( SHC - Energy Changes in Systems) | AQA P1 4.1 4.3 | New Spec 9-1 (2018)

Fantastic pupil-led lesson including:
-Engaging starter where pupils needs to guess the 8 types of energy, using diagrams given.
-Starter differentiated for lower ability pupils.
-Thought provoking task where the types of energy need to be defined.
-Excellent think - pair - share task where pupils discuss which objects on the board will heat up faster and why
-Easy to understand video on S.H.C.
-Very convenient example question for the teacher to use prior to main activity.
-Very well structured tasks where pupils use the equation to calculate the specific heat capacity, mass, temperature change or thermal energy change of an object.
-Challenging activity which requires students to convert units before calculating SHC.
-Answers for every activity!
-Emphasis on exam questions.
-Brilliant fill in the blanks summary of the topic.
-Numerous self and peer assessment opportunities.
-Stimulating noughts and crosses plenary.



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