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Free physics resources

Just a passionate physics teacher happy to freely share his resources for all to use!

Just a passionate physics teacher happy to freely share his resources for all to use!
How does a motor work?
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How does a motor work?

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A lesson explaining how a motor works. Pupils should have an understanding of the motor effect already. KS4 appropriate.
Difference between mass and weight?
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Difference between mass and weight?

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A lesson about the difference between mass and weight. Designed for KS3 but applicable to some KS4. Includes a ‘find someone who can’ activity. Worksheet on rearranging w=mg.
Using electromagnets
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Using electromagnets

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A simple lesson building up to the pupils explain how different mahcines make use of electromagnets on their own. KS4 appropriate.
What is the generator effect?
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What is the generator effect?

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A lesson introducing the generator effect KS4. Infomation sheets included in powerpoint. Worksheet mentioned is a Colins one so not included, another could be found on TES.
What is power?
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What is power?

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A KS3 lesson on power, possibly useful for introduction at KS4. Exam question from ExamPro so not included.
What is half life?
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What is half life?

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A KS4 lesson about the half life of radioactive isotopes. Worksheets from “half life challenge” on TES were used. Skittles practical (google it!) also used during lesson when taught myself but not needed.
Energy revision KS3 (or KS4 reminder)
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Energy revision KS3 (or KS4 reminder)

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A lesson covering the basics of energy stores, transfers, power and work done. Designed for use with KS3 class but could be used with KS4 with some adjustments. The tarsia puzzle does have a joke question about Norwich City being the best football team, sorry!