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#### KS3 Physics - Electricity Resource Pack, Ciruits, Current, Voltage, Electric Components

**This resource has been recommended by the TES Resource Team** *UPDATED JANUARY 2017* Added a crossword puzzle with answers.This resource pack will get your learners thinking about electricity and electric circuits. It includes:• A lucid and logical 69-slide PowerPoint which includes many visual aids. The slides are thoughtfully animated (not over-animated) to allow opportunities for learners to participate and promote class discussions.• Seven pages of interactive notes (scaffolded notes). These notes fit perfectly with the presentation. I find this activity keeps lower-level students engaged during the lessons while allowing differentiation for higher achievers. • A crossword (with answers), some homework questions and a quiz.**Just print and go! Or customize to fit the needs of your class.**Learning objectives covered in this resources are listed below.• By the end of these lessons, pupils should know:1. that electricity is a form of energy.2. that current electricity can be produced from cells, batteries or the mains3. that there are a range of appliances in the home, which use electricity.4. that we can represent components by symbols. 5. that current electricity flows in conductors but not in insulators.6. that a complete path is needed from one side of the battery to the other for electricity to flow.7. how a switch works.8. that there are two types of circuit, series and parallel.9. that current is measured in Amps. 10. that current is measured using an ammeter. 11. how to connect and use an ammeter.12. that in a series circuit, the current is the same all the way round the circuit.13. that in a parallel circuit, the current is shared but not lost or used up. 14. that the current in a series circuit depends upon the number and type of components used. 15. that a battery is a store of electrical energy.16. that voltage is a measure of the amount of energy or push given to the current.17. that more cells in series equals more voltage. 18. that the effect of voltage upon current and bulb brightness.19. that an electric current causes a wire to become hot. .20. that the bigger the current, the higher the temperature of the wire.21. that if too much current flows, the wire will melt.Hope you find it useful. Your feedback is much appreciated.

#### GCSE Physics P1 - 6 mark model answers to exam style questions

Hand typed model answer booklet to longer questions - all chapters in GCSE Physics unit 1. Exam-style questions and mark scheme answer are written in continuous prose and based on other resources, textbook questions and past papers. Answers are short, however, include all points specified to be awarded full marks, may be simple but contain no unnecessary information which will not award you marks! Marked by teachers and structured based on examiner reports. Print this document and memorize to achieve full marks in extended writing questions. Contains answers to past paper questions based on AQA exam board. Content applicable to other examination boards including Edexcel, OCR and WJEC.

#### AQA P1 Exam Questions for Revision and Assesment by Spec Code

Want to find a question on a specific topic for 2017 revision? Want to make an exam paper on a range of topics? Want to easily generate revision booklets? Don’t want to waste your time searching for those questions? Then this tool will help. This document consists of a full spec list for P1 and a list of exam questions for P1 by spec code. This includes all F and H paper over the years 2016-2014. It is a filterable and editable spreadsheet, listing in spec order, all the exam questions over the last three years. Simply filter by the exact required spec code. This can also be done to a range of detail as the spec codes have been split across four columns to be able to filter by a whole topic in a simpler way. It will then tell you the tier, year and exact question in a list. This list could then aid you to quickly build a resource or even give straight to pupils to generate very targeted homework/revision task based on your own gap analysis.

#### AQA B1, C1 and P1 Exam Questions for Revision and Assesment by Spec Code

Want to find a question on a specific topic for 2017 revision? Want to make an exam paper on a range of topics? Want to easily generate revision booklets? Don’t want to waste your time searching for those questions? Then this tool will help. This document consists of a full spec list for B1, C1 and P1 and a list of exam questions by spec code for all of Core. This includes all F and H paper over the years 2016-2014. It is a filterable and editable spreadsheet, listing in spec order, all the exam questions over the last three years. Simply filter by the exact required spec code. This can also be done to a range of detail as the spec codes have been split across four columns to be able to filter by a whole topic in a simpler way. It will then tell you the tier, year and exact question in a list. This list could then aid you to quickly build a resource or even give straight to pupils to generate very targeted homework/revision task based on your own gap analysis.

#### 2017 predicted papers - DISCOUNT BUNDLE

since the 2016 are easily found on the internet I wrote a paper so I could have an 'unseen' assessment for my students.Answers included

#### AQA Additional Science GCSE Physics P2.1 Forces and their Effects Revision Questions

A set of 48 revision questions and detailed answers for AQA Additional Science GCSE Physics P2.1 Forces and their EffectsThe resource is highly versatile in terms of how it can be used - use as a teaching material via an interactive whiteboard when delivering starters, assessment and plenary activities. Alternatively, deploy through revision booklets or laminated cards for use by students as part of their GCSE revision and study. Makes revision more strategic, efficient and focused.For more information email info@dmepublications.co.uk

#### AQA Additonal Science GCSE Physics Revision Questions P2.1 to P2.3

A set of 100+ AQA Additional Science GCSE Physics Revision Cards for use as a teaching aid and a set of revision cards or booklets for students. This bundle focuses on P2.1, P2.2 and P2.3.For more information contact info@dmepublications.co.uk

#### Edexcel 9-1 Physics - Vector and Scalar Quanities

Covers the following objectives for Edexcel Combined science or Physics - Vector and Scalar quantityDescribe the difference between weight and mass. Define the terms: acceleration, force, momentum, energy.Explain the difference between a vector and a scalar quantity.Describe the difference between displacement and distance.Describe the difference between velocity and speed.Full lesson Smart notebook containing notes activities and associated worksheet

#### GCSE Physics P2 - short model answers to exam style questions, by topic

Hand typed model answer booklet for all chapters in GCSE Physics unit 2. Exam-style questions and mark scheme answers simplified and ordered into topic/chapter order to make revision easier, based on other resources, textbook questions and past papers. Contains 1 mark, 2 marks, 3 marks, 4 marks and 5 mark answers based on AQA exam board. Content applicable to other examination boards including Edexcel, OCR and WJEC.

#### GCSE 9-1- Edexcel physics calculations: speed, weight, acceleration and force.

This is a revision resource for the low to mid ability. The lesson consists of looking at and modelling the calculation before the students attempt the calculation and them try an exam style question. This is the format for calculating: speed, weight, acceleration and force.

#### AQA Year 12 A level revision sheet for Density, Pressure and Upthrust

AS/Year 12 revision sheet and teacher tracker for A level Physics with AQA. The revision sheet includes basic questions for Density, Pressure and Upthrust with advanced exam style application. The Teacher tracker is for the teacher and the student to fill out to check progress over time for exam questions, exam question analysis, worksheet completion and revision notes. The bottom section is for the student to fill out to create a teacher student dialogue and for the teacher to better diagnose where the student is struggling.

#### AQA AS revision sheets for Hooke's Law, Young's Modulus and Energy

AS/Year 12 revision sheet and teacher tracker for A level Physics with AQA. The revision sheet includes basic questions for Hooke's Law, Young's Modulus, Kinetic Energy, Potential Energy and Work Done with advanced exam style application. The Teacher tracker is for the teacher and the student to fill out to check progress over time for exam questions, exam question analysis, worksheet completion and revision notes. The bottom section is for the student to fill out to create a teacher student dialogue and for the teacher to better diagnose where the student is struggling.

#### AQA AS Year 12 revision sheets for Forces, Terminal Velocity, Moments, Momentum and Impulse

AS/Year 12 revision sheet and teacher tracker for A level Physics with AQA. The revision sheet includes basic questions for Forces, Terminal Velocity, Moments, Momentum, Impulse and Collisions with advanced exam style application. The Teacher tracker is for the teacher and the student to fill out to check progress over time for exam questions, exam question analysis, worksheet completion and revision notes. The bottom section is for the student to fill out to create a teacher student dialogue and for the teacher to better diagnose where the student is struggling.

#### AQA AS revision sheet for Powers of 10, SI units, Scalars, Vectors and Stopping Distance

AS/Year 12 revision sheet and teacher tracker for A level Physics with AQA. The revision sheet includes basic questions for Powers of 10, SI units, Scalars, Vectors and Stopping Distance with advanced exam style application. The Teacher tracker is for the teacher and the student to fill out to check progress over time for exam questions, exam question analysis, worksheet completion and revision notes. The bottom section is for the student to fill out to create a teacher student dialogue and for the teacher to better diagnose where the student is struggling.

#### AQA AS revision sheet for Distance, Velocity and Acceleration graphs and SUVAT

AS/Year 12 revision sheet and teacher tracker for A level Physics with AQA. The revision sheet includes basic questions for Distance, Velocity and Acceleration graphs and SUVAT with advanced exam style application. The Teacher tracker is for the teacher and the student to fill out to check progress over time for exam questions, exam question analysis, worksheet completion and revision notes. The bottom section is for the student to fill out to create a teacher student dialogue and for the teacher to better diagnose where the student is struggling.

#### AQA revision sheets and Teacher Tracking sheets

AS/Year 12 revision sheet and teacher tracker for A level Physics with AQA. The revision sheet includes basic questions for Density, Pressure and Upthrust, Forces, Terminal Velocity, Momentum, Motion Graphs, Powers of 10 and SI units, Scalars and Vectors, SUVAT and energy with advanced exam style application. The Teacher tracker is for the teacher and the student to fill out to check progress over time for exam questions, exam question analysis, worksheet completion and revision notes. The bottom section is for the student to fill out to create a teacher student dialogue and for the teacher to better diagnose where the student is struggling.

#### KS3 Physics - SOUND and HEARING Huge Resource Pack, waves, frequency, amplitude, ultrasound, the ear

*UPDATED January 2017 - More support worksheets added*This resource includes a 56 slide PowerPoint presentation, four activity worksheets, a mind map, a short quiz and a 34-question unit test. Everything is ready to be used or easily edited to suit your learners. • Includes sound clips to bring the learning to life• Animations have been thoughtfully used to promote participation from lower achieving students and discussion from higher ability ones. • 26 learning outcomes listed belowBy the end of these lessons, pupils will:1. recognise that sound is made by objects that vibrate 2. define that the frequency of vibration of the source is measured in Hertz (Hz) 3. discuss how sound is made in different musical instruments 4. know that a vibrating source causes the layers of air around it to move 5. discover that sound travels by compressing and expanding the surroundings 6. express that sound travels as a longitudinal wave 7. discover that sound travels best through solids and worst through gases because of the arrangement of the particles 8. explore the relative speed of sound in different mediums 9. explain that sound waves cannot travel through a vacuum because there are no molecules 10. know that sound waves detected by the ear cause the ear drum to vibrate 11. explore the structure of the ear 12. describe how sound is transmitted through the ear to the brain 13. know that different people have different ranges of hearing 14. know that the average human range of hearing is 20 to 20,000 Hz 15. define that loudness is measured in decibels (dB's) 16. discuss that 0 dB is the threshold of hearing and 130 dB's is the threshold of pain whilst 140 dB's causes damage 17. discuss that loud sounds can have permanent and temporary effect on the ear 18. discuss some common causes of ear damage 19. define that noise is unwanted sound 20. discover that a loud sound is produced by a large vibration and vice versa 21. discover that a high pitched sound is produced by a very frequent (quick) vibration and vice versa 22. know that an microphone can change sound to electricity and that this can then be displayed on an oscilloscope 23. know that the wave displayed on an oscilloscope is a transverse wave 24. demonstrate how to identify the amplitude, the wavelength and the frequency of a wave 25. recognise the link between the loudness of the sound and the amplitude of the wave 26. recognise the link between the pitch of the sound and the frequency/wavelength of the waveCheers!

#### KS3 Physics - Magnetism, Magnets and Electromagnets Resource Pack, PowerPoint and Worksheets

*This resource has been recommended by the TES Resource Team**UPDATED JANUARY 2017* Added a crossword puzzle with answers.This resource pack includes an engaging illustrated 33-slide PowerPoint presentation that will get your young learners thinking about magnetism. Scaffolded notes for pupils have been customized to go along with these lessons. Two additional worksheets and a quiz are also included. The learning objectives are listed below.By the end of this series of lessons, pupils will:1) be introduced to the discovery and history of magnets2) know the elements that have magnetic properties3) observe how magnets attract or repel each other and attract some materials and not others4) compare and group together a variety of everyday materials on the basis of whether they are attracted to a magnet, and identify some magnetic materials5) describe magnets as having 2 poles6) predict whether 2 magnets will attract or repel each other, depending on which poles are facing7) know that materials contain groups of spinning electrons called domains8) know that the domains are aligned in magnetic materials9) know that the domains of a non-magnetic material are not aligned10) learn about magnetic fields by plotting with compass, representation by field lines11) learn about Earth’s magnetism, compass and navigation12) explore the magnetic fields of permanent and induced magnets, and the Earth’s magnetic field You may also be interested in Magnetism Part 2 priced at only £2You can save by getting Magnetism Part 1 and Part 2 togetherFor the best value, get the Magnetism and Sound Bundle which also includes my popular Sound and Hearing lessons.Cheers!

#### Edexcel GCSE Sciences (2016) - May 2017 exam mind maps

Revision mind maps to support learners during their preparation for the year 10 externally marked May 2017 examination in Edexcel GCSE sciences.PLEASE NOTE - Topics are limited to those covered exclusively within the May 2017 assessment, across all three sciences.

#### Magnetism treasure hunt and worksheet

A magnetism treasure hunt activity including worksheet. Great for around the classroom, or extend your classroom by putting it up around the school!

#### The effects of air resistance on a skydiver

A basic sheet with answers included asking students to fill in the gaps explaining the effects of air resistance on a skydiver, good for KS3 physics or low ability KS4.
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#### AQA GCSE Additional Science (Physics) Revision Questions P2.2 Kinetic Energy

A set of 24 versatile revision questions and answers for use as a teaching resource or as revision cards for students.Can also be printed as booklets, used as starters, plenaries, homework questions, laminated revision cards, peer and self assessment - the list is endless! Also useful for class starters, main activities, assessment and plenaries via an interactive whiteboard.For more information contact DME at info@dmepublications.co.uk

#### Electromagnetism - electromagnetic fields and magnets - the solenoid -practical included

Find out why our science department is in the top 10% in the UK, please download -Atoms - electrons and orbits free from my shop, enjoy.Thank you for taking the time to view my premium resource. It is designed to provide you with a lesson in which pupil’s progress, the lessons follow a pathway; prepare for learning, lesson objectives, present new information, construct on that information, apply and demonstrate, review and consolidate.Each individual lesson overview is presented below, however most of my premium resources follow the same format, which is:-All power points to tell a storyLearning objectives clearly and uniquely visually linked, short, relevant and punchy, revised a minimum of 3 time a lesson.Fun pictures all over to help tell the tale.All slides plain black background font comic sans minimum 24 for contrast and easy to read at the back.As many fun, creative and original practical’s built in to lessons as could be implemented.All resources produced and stored for each lesson.Practical instructions given along with prep room requests.TEEP embedded, alongside philosophies from working with the Stimulating Physics program.This resource will provide you with a great lesson and save you that precious commodity – timeLesson overviewQuick QuizMagnetic field around a wireField linesRight hand ruleField lines in a coilA solenoidAn electromagnetBuild one – practical, how do you increase the magnetic effectHow a speaker works2 + 4 = 6For huge savings please see my bundles in the shop.

#### New AQA GCSE Physics Surfaces & Pressure Lesson

This resource is a lesson with activities covering the pressure &amp; surfaces content in the 2015 AQA GCSE Physics specification. This resource includes:1: A power point to lead students through the lesson2: A pressure calculations starter game3: A equation re-arrangement activity4: A unit conversion activity5: A suggested practical6: A series of pressure questionsThanks for looking

#### New AQA GCSE Physics Pressure in Liquids Lesson

This resource is a lesson with activities covering the pressure in liquids content in the 2015 AQA GCSE specification. This resource includes:1: A power point to lead students through the lesson2: A pressure equation starter dice game3: A particles in gas activity4: A pressure at depth activity5: A pressure in liquids literacy activity6: A 6 mark plenary questionThanks for looking

#### Activate 1 Physics 1.1 Introduction to Forces

A PowerPoint lesson on forces which follows the Activate 1 scheme. Includes a variety of tasks, and challenge activities. Practical activity planned for and answers to questions included on slidesIncludes images from the Activate student book.

#### New AQA GCSE Physics Atmospheric Pressure Lesson

This resource is a lesson with activities covering the atmospheric pressure content in the 2015 AQA GCSE Physics specification. This resource contains:1: A power point to lead students through the lesson2: A starter game3: A describing atmospheric pressure activity4: A gas pressure in balloons literacy activity5: A micro teaching plenary activityThanks for looking

#### Activate 1 Physics 1.3 Drag forces and Friction

A PowerPoint lesson following the Activate 1 student book, includes some Activate images. Includes a variety of tasks with challenge options. Answers to the questions are on the slides.

#### Activate 1 Physics 1.2 Squashing and Stretching

A PowerPoint lesson following the Activate 1 student book, includes some Active images. Includes a variety of tasks with challenge options. Practical task included and answers to the questions are on the slides.