1. Resources Home
  2. Whole School
  3. Physics
  4. Earth and space
Eclipse, eclipses, solar eclipse, lunar eclipse, umbra, penumbra, total and partial. Complete lesson

Eclipse, eclipses, solar eclipse, lunar eclipse, umbra, penumbra, total and partial. Complete lesson

High quality, complete and ready to use lesson. For use in KS3 and for lower and middle ability groups in KS4. ‘‘ECLIPSES’’ - STUDENT OUTCOMES: By the end of the lesson students will be able to: * Understand new key words such as eclipse, umbra, penumbra etc. * Understand what solar and lunar eclipses are. * Be able to explain what happens during a solar and lunar eclipse * Be able to draw diagrams of a solar and a lunar eclipse. STARTER Pupils will start the lessons by thinking and working in pairs and doing a mini quiz. After discussion of the answers this leads on to revealing the title and lesson outcomes, students then self assess their current understanding of what this lesson is going to cover. MAIN and MAIN and MAIN.... This lesson is chunked into discrete sections to support learning and engender positive behaviour by keeping students interested and focused. All points of the specification are addressed. There are various student activities such as: practical, gap fill, carefully selected videos, paired work, literacy activities, focused questions with answers and differentiation, SMSC, quiz, homework, self-assessment and peer assessment opportunities etc. This good variety of activities keeps pupils focused and happily learning. PLENARY: In the plenary activity pupils complete an activity then peer assess it to uncover how much they have learnt during the lesson. They then self-assess themselves against the lesson outcomes. Students who need further support set themselves additional homework to enhance learning of today’s lesson. EXTENSION ACTIVITIES: These are provided just in case any group requires them. COMPLETE AND READY TO USE: All resources are included in this excellent lesson, there is nothing for you but order the practical kit and deliver the lesson. THANK YOU FOR LOOKING: Thanks for looking, your positive feedback would be very much appreciated :) OTHER BARCLAYFOX SPACE LESSONS FOR STUDENTS BETWEEN 10 YEARS AND 14 YEARS OLD: * Solar system, stars and galaxies and the universe. * Geocentric and heliocentric solar system models * Seasons. * Gravity, weight and mass. * Exploring and observing the universe. * The moon’s phases. * Eclipse * Space travel * Observations of the universe * Day and night MORE HIGH QUALITY LESSONS: For more lessons that meet the new KS3 and KS4 specifications please type Barclayfox into the tes resources search engine to see all my lessons. Happy teaching ! Barclayfox.
barclayfox
EdExcel KS3/KS4 Full Lessons - (9-1 for KS4)

EdExcel KS3/KS4 Full Lessons - (9-1 for KS4)

See individual files for descriptions - Full units with lessons, resources and homeworks' - Presentations come with teacher notes and annotations for lesson plans Full resources - ready to teach - New 9-1 Edexcel Combined Science Year 10 Units - Exploring Science Years 7, 8 and 9 Units
kellylouise_mckaig
Life cycle of a star, star life cycle, average and massive stars. Nebula, protostar, supernova.  Com

Life cycle of a star, star life cycle, average and massive stars. Nebula, protostar, supernova. Com

High quality, complete and ready to use lesson. For use in KS3 and for lower and middle ability groups in KS4. ‘‘LIFE CYCLE OF A STAR’’ - STUDENT OUTCOMES: By the end of the lesson students will be able to: * Recall space facts such as what planets, moon, stars and galaxies are * Understand new key words such as nebula, red giant, white dwarf etc. * Describe the life cycle of stars of similar mass to our sun. * Describe the life cycle of stars of much larger mass than our sun. * Compare and contrast the 2 life cycles. STARTER Pupils will start the lessons by thinking and working in pairs in a race to solve a mini quiz. After discussion of the answers this leads to revealing the title and lesson outcomes, students then self assess their current understanding of what this lesson is going to cover. MAIN and MAIN and MAIN.... This lesson is chunked into discrete sections to support learning and engender positive behaviour by keeping students interested and focused. All points of the specification are addressed. There are various student activities such as: unique activity sheet, carefully selected video, paired work, literacy activities, focused questions with answers and differentiation, quiz, homework worksheet, gap fill, self-assessment and peer assessment opportunities etc. This good variety of activities keeps pupils focused and happily learning. PLENARY: In the plenary activity pupils complete an activity sheet then peer assess it to uncover how much they have learnt during the lesson. They then self-assess themselves against the lesson outcomes. Students who need further support set themselves additional homework to enhance learning of today’s lesson. EXTENSION ACTIVITIES: These are provided just in case any group requires them. COMPLETE AND READY TO USE: All resources are included in this excellent lesson, there is nothing for you but photocopy the unique activity sheets and deliver the lesson. THANK YOU FOR LOOKING: Thanks for looking, your positive feedback would be very much appreciated :) OTHER BARCLAYFOX SPACE LESSONS FOR STUDENTS BETWEEN 10 YEARS AND 14 YEARS OLD: * Solar system, stars and galaxies and the universe. * Geocentric and heliocentric solar system models * Seasons. * Gravity, weight and mass. * Exploring and observing the universe. * The moon’s phases. * Eclipse * Space travel * Observations of the universe * Day and night MORE HIGH QUALITY LESSONS: For more lessons that meet the new KS3 and KS4 specifications please type Barclayfox into the tes resources search engine to see all my lessons. Happy teaching ! Barclayfox.
barclayfox
Mr Gator's Super Science Bundle

Mr Gator's Super Science Bundle

This bundle is on offer for a limited time only. It contains my full KS4 Biology, Chemistry and Physics worksheet packs, a Science Enrichment Day Booklet to support science days in Science and my new Mischievous Science Misconception pack which contains 30 misconception sheets and supporting resources. This is a fantastic deal - don't pass it up!
MrGator
Informational Texts - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

Informational Texts - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts, influential people and historical events. After carefully reading each informational text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
The Ultimate Christmas DIRT & Board Game Pack!

The Ultimate Christmas DIRT & Board Game Pack!

This bundle contains seven different board game templates that I've made as well as my A3 DIRT Worksheets (including the 5* rated Christmas edition!) You can get it for just £1! New accounts and first-time buyers can get 90% OFF this resource by entering the code 90NOVEMBER at the checkout before November 30th!
godwin86
Worksheets on KS3 space. Worksheets, activities, and card sort etc (6 Activities+ 5 Answer sheets).

Worksheets on KS3 space. Worksheets, activities, and card sort etc (6 Activities+ 5 Answer sheets).

Worksheets on KS3 space. worksheets, activities, and card sort etc (6 + 5 associated Answer sheets) as follows: My weight on other planets - Worksheet and Answer sheet (differentiation via a 'challenge mission'). Phases of the moon - Activity sheet with a PowerPoint giving the answers one by one (differentiated). Heliocentric versus Geocentric (models of the solar system) - Activity sheet and Answer sheet (differentiated). Light and space - Question sheet with Answer sheet (can be used in class or given as homework). Life cycle of stars - worksheet and Answer sheet (differentiated). Life cycle of stars - card sort. Also, please note that complete and ready to use high quality lessons for all of the KS3 space and gravity and the universe topic are also available from me. To find them, in the resources search box simply type, barclayfox and a few words from the lesson list below to see the lessons. 1. Solar system, stars and galaxies and the universe. 2. Geocentric and heliocentric solar system models 3. Seasons. 4. Gravity, weight and mass. 5. Exploring and observing the universe. 6. The moon’s phases. * Life cycle of a star * Eclipse Happy teaching ! Barclayfox.
barclayfox
Grade 7 Science Midterm exam.

Grade 7 Science Midterm exam.

This is a midterm assessment exam I made for my Grade 7 (year 8) students. It has exam questions covering the following topics: Cells Reproduction Forces Solar System Acids and Alkalis Chemical Reactions Particle Model A detailed mark scheme is attached to the end of the exam. Questions vary in difficulty and type. The exam is suited to any KS3 class (year 7-9 / grade 6-8). Suggested exam length: 55 mins
alexvarley
AQA required practical Physics tracker

AQA required practical Physics tracker

Check out my other resources at: www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/mr_science Simple tracker sheet designed to be stuck into students practical book. It also links the practical to where information can be found in the kerboodle textbook.
mr_science