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Complete schemes of work, lesson plans and powerpoints to teach Science, written by a current Head of Physics rated Outstanding in his teaching and currently working at a school rated Outstanding by OfSted

Complete schemes of work, lesson plans and powerpoints to teach Science, written by a current Head of Physics rated Outstanding in his teaching and currently working at a school rated Outstanding by OfSted

This is a bundle of all of the 4 main units of the A-Level Scheme of Work (Year 1) - fully up to date with the latest 2016 syllabus including:
Section 1 (Chapters 1 - 3) - Particles and Radiation
Section 2 (Chapters 4 - 5) - Waves and Optics
Section 3 (Chapters 6 - 11) - Mechanics and Materials
Section 4 (Chapters 12 - 13) - Electricity
Every single lesson in this 80 lesson scheme is step-by step explained with powerpoints for each lesson, including resource ideas and experiments and the 6 required practicals. All links made clear to the latest AQA syllabus
This is everything that a teacher or school needs to teach the entire AS course (Year 1 A-Level AQA). Designed around the AQA syllabus this scheme would be invaluable to anyone teaching any of the main exam boards (OCR and Edexcel).
Chapter 1 is also available FREE if you would like to sample the quality of this resource.
Every individual lesson is available to download at £2/lesson - Chapters are almost half price and this huge bundle of every chapter works out at only 50p per lesson PLUS information and guidance on the six Year 1 required practicals.
All links, page references and lesson codes are from the latest (2015/2016) Oxford University Press book (Both AS and A-Level)
Version history:
v2.00 - All book codes for homework linked to latest 2016 AQA book
v2.01 - Various grammar corrections; simplification of Kaon/Pion table in lesson on particle interactions
v2.02 - Addition of a worked example and summary to lesson 3.1, deleted a corrupted file from the diffraction grating folder
v2.03 Typo on 11.4 corrected
v2.11 - Revamp of chapter 8
v2.12 Renamed a file that was too long, causing issues. Improved PowerPoint 8.3 (labels on graphs)

This is a complete set of 38 PowerPoints that covers sections B through to G of the Pearson National BTec Engineering (A-Level standard)
These PowerPoints are available individually or as bundles by section, but it is heavily discounted in this complete set
Every lesson includes a PowerPoint and this entire bundle is designed as a teaching aid for excellent classroom delivery and confidence that the specification has been covered.
Please note that section A (introductory mathematics section) is not included. This bundle includes the following subsections (also available as individual bundles in our shop):
Static Engineering systems (3 PowerPoints)
Loaded components(3 PowerPoints)
Dynamic Engineering system (4 PowerPoints)
Lifting machines (4 PowerPoints)
Fluid systems (4 PowerPoints)
Thermodynamics (5 PowerPoints)
Static and direct current electricity (3 PowerPoints)
DC circuits (4 PowerPoints)
Magnetism (2 PowerPoints)
Electromagnetism (3 PowerPoints)
Single phase alternating current (3 PowerPoints)

This is a bundle of 12 fully planned lessons and full PowerPoints to assist in the delivery of an Astrophysics course.
This not only fully completes the AQA Unit 9 scheme (Optional Astrophysics course) but would be ideal for running a Stretch and Challenge GCSE club
This course has excellent ideas, pictures and mathematical solutions to assist in the astrophysics sections of other examination boards
This bundle represents a saving of 46% on the purchase price of the lessons separately.
Version history:
v1.01 - Lesson 28.3 (Charge coupled devices) mathematical error corrected
v1.03 - Lesson 28.5 / 28.6 Error in formula corrected and wavelength scale reveres on spectral diagram
v1.04 - Lesson 28.10/11 typos corrected and magnitude formula sign altered
v1.05 - Lesson 28.12 corrected an error in the maths example. Added a work-through of a second question.

This is an 11 slide PowerPoint that covers BTec National Engineering (A-Level equivalent) on the topic of simultaneous equations. This lesson covers three methods of finding solutions, complete with step-by-step examples of substitution, elimination, and graphical methods. There is a worksheet included and answers for the questions.
This is the fifth PowerPoint in this section (Mathematical methods).

This is an 9 slide PowerPoint that covers BTec National Engineering (A-Level equivalent) on the topic ofLinear Equations. This lesson covers converting equations (formulae) into the form y = mx + c and how these are then compared and how they would appear graphically. There is a worksheet and answers included.
This is the forth PowerPoint in this section (Mathematical methods).

This is a detailed lesson and PowerPoint explain the uses of radiation, dosage to patients and two examples of non-medical uses. This is the eleventh lesson in the Atomic Structure unit of work (P4).
The lesson covers the selection criteria for isotopes and uses Technetium as an example, enables consideration for balancing and weighing risks to patients and includes data of common treatments. A one page worksheet has been included as a short activity to enable pupils to graph the data and think about the risks of therapy.
There is a detailed lesson plan with notes on teaching, a PowerPoint to support the lesson and a worksheet to aid in delivery / test understanding. There are also ideas for homework tasks and differentiation tasks that can be used by a teacher to develop the lesson further.
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This is a bundle of six lessons and includes:
Six individual lesson powerpoints
Six lesson plans showing step by step how to cover the topic of simple harmonic motion
Links to the syllabus (2015 onwards) from AQA
Contains information for required practical #7 powerpoint and documentation from AQA

This is a bundle of all of the 3 main units of the A-Level Scheme of Work (Year 2) - fully up to date with the latest 2016 syllabus including:
Section 6 (Chapters 17 - 20) – Further Mechanics and Thermal Physics
Section 7 (Chapters 21 - 25) – Fields
Section 8 (Chapters 26 - 27) – Nuclear Physics
Every single lesson in this 58 lesson scheme is step-by step explained with PowerPoints for each lesson, including resource ideas and experiments and the 6 required practicals. All links made clear to the latest AQA syllabus. Designed around the AQA syllabus this scheme would be invaluable to anyone teaching any of the main exam boards (OCR and Edexcel included).
This is everything that a teacher or school needs to teach the entire Year 2 course, except for the optional Section 9 material (Astrophysics bundle is available in my shop covering 12 extra lessons)
Every individual lesson is available to download at £2/lesson - Chapters are almost half price and this huge bundle of every chapter works out at only 50p per lesson PLUS information and guidance on the six Year 2 required practicals.
All links, page references and lesson codes are from the latest (2015/2016) Oxford University Press book
Remember to check back for updates which we post below; free to re-download and get any improvements!
v1.03 - replacement of f for T in pendulum formula in 18.1
v1.04 - placing signs into the velocity and acceleration formulae in 18.2 and the subscripts to clarify the formulae
v1.05 - Correction of signs in formulae in sine wave lessons 18.4 and 18.5
v1.06 - Grammar correction in lesson 23.1
v1.07 - Corrected an error in a definition in 22.3
v1.08 - Typo missing powers on Fission slide 27.3
v1.09 - Clarification of force on 17.4 slide
v1.11 - Improvement of lesson 24.1 PowerPoint, typos amended in slides 24.3 & 25.1

This is a bundle, at a discounted price, that cover the Static Engineering Systems of the BTec National Course:
Vectors
Static Equilibrium
Simply Supported Beams
Direct Stress, Strain and Modulus of Elasticity
Shear Stress, Strain and Modulus of Rigidity
Interpreting Stress - Strain graphs
v1.01 Error in calculation corrected in Shear stress lesson

This is a 12 slide PowerPoint that covers BTec National Engineering (A-Level equivalent) on the topic of Efficiency and Mechanical Advantage as applied to lifting machines in engineering.
This is the seventh PowerPoint in this section which covers Mechanical Advantage and Velocity Ratio in ideal systems and then applies this to non-perfect scenarios so that efficiency can be calculated. The lifting machine of a block being pushed up a slope is used throughout this PowerPoint to cover this topic in an easy to understand manner. This is extended to more complex listing machines in the next PowerPoint in the series.

This bundle contains 6 lessons, all of which include a detailed PowerPoint and worksheets or tasks:
The Universe
Orbits and Orbital Motion
Stellar Evolution
Stellar Magnitude and the HR diagram
Evolution of the Universe
Evidence for the Theory of the Big Bang

This is a bundle of the nine lessons, complete with full lesson plans, curriculum links, PowerPoints and required practical for chapter 26 Radioactivity

This is a lesson and PowerPoint that covers Cathode Rays (including discharge tubes and the Maltese Cross Experiment) and should be supported with two recommended demonstrations and is a list of scientists that could be researched as a homework task.
There is also a worksheet of questions and an answer sheet.
As well as supporting A-Level Physics for many exam boards this lesson is also part of a chapter that covers the optional Turning Points in Physics unit 9 for AQA (Lesson 1 of 13)
Please see my shop to view all of my lessons and entire schemes of work:
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This is a lesson and PowerPoint recapping Specific Heat Capacity. This is the fifth lesson in the Particle Model unit of work (P3).
The lesson links the theories of solids, liquids and gases and the particle model to specific heat capacity. The PowerPoint explains the formula for specific heat capacity and contains a simple table for pupils to test their mathematical skills against.
The lesson plan is step by step including extension ideas and the learning objectives linked directly to the syllabus.
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This covers the Lessons (that are all available individually):
The Solar System
Life History of a Star
How the Elements are made
Orbital Motion and Satellites
Red Shift and the Big Bang
Dark Matter and Dark Energy

This is a lesson and PowerPoint that covers exoplanets, including an analysis of both the transiting and radial velocity methods and a comparison of their individual merits.
As well as supporting A-Level Physics for many exam boards this lesson is also part of a chapter that covers the optional astrophysics unit 9 for AQA
Please see my shop to view all of my lessons and entire schemes of work:
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Amendment (3rd May 2017) to calculations.

This is a lesson and PowerPoint that covers Millikan's famous Oil Drop experiment where he determined the absolute charge, the charge on an electron
This PowerPoint explains the experiment that he performed, along with the calculations needed. There are ideas for extending the lesson to include all four forces (drag, buoyancy, gravity and electric) that Millikan had to do.
As well as supporting A-Level Physics for many exam boards this lesson is also part of a chapter that covers the optional Turning Points in Physics unit 9 for AQA (Lesson 4 of 13)
Please see my shop to view all of my lessons and entire schemes of work:
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This is a lesson and PowerPoint that covers optical telescopes of Galileo design including step by step creation of ray diagrams. Chromatic aberrations and magnifying power is also covered.
As well as supporting A-Level Physics for many exam boards this lesson is also part of a chapter that covers the optional astrophysics unit 9 for AQA
Please see my shop to view all of my lessons and entire schemes of work:
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This is a lesson and PowerPoint that covers general Doppler effect, Cosmological redshift, the Hubble constant and calculations of distance using red-shift of galaxies.
There are also three slides that explain how the Audacity software (Public Domain) can be used to measure the Doppler effect in the classroom. A ZIP file includes a copy of this software, the latest software is freely available from:
http://www.audacityteam.org/download/
As well as supporting A-Level Physics for many exam boards this lesson is also part of a chapter that covers the optional astrophysics unit 9 for AQA
Please see my shop to view all of my lessons and entire schemes of work:
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Note - Updates April 2017 (Typo in example question)