GCSE Science / Physics - Required practical - Density (PowerPoint and Lesson Plan)

This is a lesson plan and PowerPoint explaining how to perform the required practical on Density. This is the third lesson in the Particle Model unit of work (P3).

The lesson covers the calculation of the volume of cuboids, recaps the conversion of units and calculation of density and then describes the methods needed to calculate the density of regular and irregular shapes.

The lesson plan is step by step including extension ideas and the learning objectives linked directly to the syllabus.


v1.1 - Picture of a Eureka-can added to slide to assist understanding of alternative procedure
v1.2 - Some minor editing to slides to improve comprehension

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  • Lesson-P3.3-Documentation.docx
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Created: Oct 28, 2016

Updated: Nov 25, 2020

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