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Lab Safety Bundle

Lab Safety Bundle

The Lab Safety Bundle includes the following: 1. A PowerPoint presentation on laboratory safety. Includes slides on laboratory rules and the meanings of common safety symbols found in the laboratory. Great as a starter lesson for science classes. 2. A set of 24 task cards designed for students to independently, or in groups, practise, review and think about safety in the laboratory. Card contain questions on safety and procedures in the laboratory as well as identifying safety symbols . Included in this kit: - 24 task cards focusing on laboratory safety - Student solution sheet on which to record answers. - Teacher answer key. There are 4 cards on each sheet [6 sheets in total]. They can be printed in greyscale or color [single or double sided]. Save paper and time by laminating the cards and keeping them as class sets. Provide each student with a blank solution grid for writing the answer to the problem stated on each card. Great as a group extension or consolidation activity or for early finishers. 3. An activity booklet focused on safety in the science laboratory. Activities include; completing information tables, quizzes, a word search, word puzzles and a matching activity. Great for introduction to laboratory safety lessons. 7 pages including solutions. Clipart by Ron Leishman Digital Toonage https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Ron-Leishman-Digital-Toonage

By BunyipBlues

Physics Bunting

Physics Bunting

All of the 21 equations students need to memorise for OCR 21stC Combined GCSE.

By mfjelly

Solar System Bundle

Solar System Bundle

The Solar System Bundle includes the following: 1. A PowerPoint presentation on the Solar System covering the following: 1. The planets 2. The Sun 3. The Moon 4. The Milky Way Galaxy Includes 16 slides covering facts and images on the above as well as the internal structure of the Earth and the Sun. Comes with a Solar System diagram to colour and label as well as two word searches on famous astronomers and planets of the Solar System. 2. A set of 24 task cards designed for students to independently, or in groups, review our solar system. Included in this kit: - 24 task cards focusing on different aspects of our solar system. - Student solution sheet on which to record answers. - Teacher answer key. There are 4 cards on each sheet [6 sheets in total]. They can be printed in greyscale or color [single or double sided]. Save paper and time by laminating the cards and keeping them as class sets. Provide each student with a blank solution grid for writing the answer to the problem stated on each card. Great as a group extension or consolidation activity or for early finishers. 3. Solar System card sort comprised of 3 cards for each planet or feature of the Solar System [an image, the name and fact]. Simply print and then cut out the set of cards [laminate if you wish to make class sets]. Students then shuffle the cards and sort them into their correct sets. Comes with a color and alternative black and white set as well as 6 blank cards to add your own information or get students to make them. Works great as a starter activity or plenary. Could also be used for concentration and snap. Terms included: 1. Mercury 2. Venus 3. Earth 4. Mars 5. Jupiter 6. Saturn 7. Uranus 8. Neptune 9. Pluto [Dwarf Planet] 10. Planet 9 11. Sun 12. Moon 13. Milky Way Galaxy 14. Asteroid Belt 15. Meteor Cards included: ➸ 45 color cards ➸ 45 black and white cards ➸ 6 blank cards 4. A Trumps style card game based on the Solar System. The set comes with 16 cards which can be printed in colour or black and white. A back for the cards can also be used and printed back to back with the cards to complete the set. Laminate and keep as class sets. How to Play Ideally 2-4 people can play. Shuffle the pack of trump cards and deal them face down to each player. Each player holds all of their cards so that they can only see the top one. The player to the dealer's left picks a category from the top card in their pile and reads out the score value. For example, “Moons - 4”. The other players then read out their value for the same category. The player with the highest value wins and takes all the losing cards and places them on the bottom of their pile. It is then their turn to pick a category from the next card. If 2 or more cards share the same value then all the cards are placed in the middle and the same player chooses again from the next card on their pile. The winner of that round takes all the losing cards plus the cards in the middle pile. The game carries on until one person has won all the cards. Cards in this series: Mercury Venus Earth Mars Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Pluto The Moon The Sun Ceres Haumea Makemake Eris Ganymede 5. An Internet research activity focusing on the Solar System. Questions cover topics on the planets, famous astronomers and other celestial facts and figures. Clipart by Artifex https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Artifex Clipart by Ron Leishman Digital Toonage https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Ron-Leishman-Digital-Toonage

By BunyipBlues

GCSE Physics Worksheet: Elastic Potential Energy, definition, formula, Q&A

GCSE Physics Worksheet: Elastic Potential Energy, definition, formula, Q&A

This format of worksheet is used for all my GCSE Physics formula based resources. They were created and then honed on weaker pupils who find it challenging to apply mathematics in Physics. The familiar format used for each topic with formulae puts the pupils at ease and they feel comfortable in using new formula in this way. The completed sheet is also included for the teachers reference.

By kpryselloyd

OCR A Level Physics - Unit 6.1: Capacitors and Capacitance

OCR A Level Physics - Unit 6.1: Capacitors and Capacitance

The 3 resources that are a part of this bundle cover all of the specification points for the OCR A Level specification for Unit 6.1 - Capacitors and Capacitance. In total, the lessons should cover about 10-12 hours of teaching time (slightly more if you include the practical sessions),and depending on the ability of your students. Each of the resources are differentiated, and include answers to all of the questions.

By ellisbrooomhall

Capacitors and Energy Storage

Capacitors and Energy Storage

This is a differentiated resource aimed at teachers and tutors that are delivering the OCR A Level Physics course. This lesson covers Unit 6: Capacitors and Energy Storage. Throughout the resource, there are a number of examples and AfL points to makes sure that students are moving along with the new ideas, with answers provided for all questions. There are also some worked examples to show students how to get to answers. The learning objectives and the associated links to the OCR A Level Physics A (H556) Specificaition covered through this resource are: Describe how we use the energy stored in a capacitor 6.1.2(c) Explain how to find the equations for energy stored on a capacitor 6.1.2(a)/6.1.2(b) [M3.8] Link equations together from the capacitors topic to answer more complex questions 6.1.2(b) NB: These specification links are correct at the point of uploading (22/08/17) and will be monitored for updates. The resources included are intended to be used in the following manner: - L3 Capacitors and Energy Storage.pptx (24 slides) This is the teaching resource and designed to be used as the front of classroom resource. This includes answers for student marking opportunities. Make sure that you go through the resource to see how the animations fit in with each of the slides. This resource is intended to last over 1-2 hours of teaching. - L2 Discharging a Capacitor Consolidated.pptx (17 slides) This resource is designed to be printed and provided to students as a students handout. All answers have been removed, and key pieces of informtion remain as to be a revision support. This does not have to be used. All resources are ready to use to teach, but can be adapted to fit other exam boards, specifications and order of teaching. Enjoy!

By ellisbrooomhall