#### GCSE Static Electricity

Designed for GCSE students studying Electrostatics in Physics, these two resources include explanations of how static electricity occurs, some simple experiments to demonstrate static electricity in action and discussion on the dangers of statics. The worksheet of questions includes a mark scheme.

#### Resistors card sort activity

Designed for GCSE Physics students, this card sort is a matching activity for combinations of resistors. Cards contain 24 different combinations of resistors in series and parallel for students to match up with the correct answers. This can be used as a starter, plenary or within the lesson itself as an alternative, or introduction to calculations involving resistors. The full set could be used with small groups, or a set could be split with a smaller number of cards available for individual students. There is also the opportunity to differentiate for higher and lower ability students.

#### Electrical Circuits

These presentations are designed for Key Stage 3 students learning about current in electrical circuits. Circuits includes a recap of circuit symbols and an investigation on how the arrangement of a circuit will affect the brightness of a bulb. Investigating Resistance has the instructions for investigating the relationship between length of a wire and its resistance. There is also a slide on variable resistors.

#### Key Stage 3 Electricity - Current Voltage Conductors & Insulators

Designed for Key Stage 3 Physics, these presentations cover investigations into current and voltage, conductors and insulators.

#### Current and Voltage in Circuits

Designed for Key Stage 3 Physics students, this presentation discusses the differences between series and parallel circuits, uses the analogy of a supermarket lorry delivering stock to explain voltage and an opportunity for students to investigate current in series and parallel.

#### GCSE Current in series & parallel

PowerPoint presentation and worksheet introducing current electricity in series and parallel circuits, how current and voltage are measured in each, along with a recap of circuit symbols.

#### GCSE Static Electricity

Designed for GCSE students studying Electrostatics in Physics, these two resources include explanations of how static electricity occurs, some simple experiments to demonstrate static electricity in action and discussion on the dangers of statics. The worksheet of questions includes a mark scheme.

Designed for GCSE Physics, these dominoes contain key terms in Nuclear Physics and can be used for a starter, plenary or as part of a revision exercise. Ideal for small groups or individual students. 4 differently coloured sets of 24 dominoes for easy sorting at the end of the day!

#### Resistors card sort activity

Designed for GCSE Physics students, this card sort is a matching activity for combinations of resistors. Cards contain 24 different combinations of resistors in series and parallel for students to match up with the correct answers. This can be used as a starter, plenary or within the lesson itself as an alternative, or introduction to calculations involving resistors. The full set could be used with small groups, or a set could be split with a smaller number of cards available for individual students. There is also the opportunity to differentiate for higher and lower ability students.

#### A Level Physics revision activity

Designed for CCEA’s A Level Physics specification, these hexagons are a great tool for revision purposes, as a starter or plenary, a group or individual exercise and can be tailored to suit the students and content. Topics include: Gravitational fields Magnetic fields Electric fields &amp; capacitors Fundamental particles Particle accelerators Over 90 hexagons included with a few extra blanks for students/teachers to add their own ideas.

#### GCSE Space revision activity

Designed for CCEA’s GCSE Science specifications, these hexagons are a great tool for revision purposes, as a starter or plenary, a group or individual exercise and can be tailored to suit the students and content. Topics include geocentric &amp; heliocentric models, the solar system and Universe, stars, satellites and earthquakes. Over 50 hexagons included with a few extra blanks for students/teachers to add their own ideas.

#### Nuclear Physics / Radioactivity revision

Designed for use with Key Stage 4, this activity includes over 50 hexagons on nuclear physics / radioactivity including the three types, their uses, detection, fission &amp; fusion and background radiation. There are also some blank hexagons for use by staff or students. This activity is great for both individual students and groups to revise a topic, as a plenary to introduce a topic and assess current knowledge or as a method for structuring extended answers. It allows students to not only recall information, but also to see links within the topic.

#### Wave Properties

Designed for Key Stage 3 and 4 Physics this worksheet and accompanying PowerPoint presentation introduce key terms wavelength and amplitude, allowing for both measuring and drawing waves in the worksheet questions.

#### Waves Revision activity - hexagons

Designed for use with Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4, this activity includes over 50 hexagons on waves, their properties, the electromagnetic spectrum and its uses and dangers. There are also some blank hexagons for use by staff or students. This activity is great for both individual students and groups to revise a topic, as a plenary to introduce a topic and assess current knowledge or as a method for structuring extended answers. It allows students to not only recall information, but also to see links within the topic.

#### A Level Physics Taboo activity

Designed for CCEA's A Level Physics specification this activity can be used for revision, a starter or plenary to assess learning. Taboo cards can be printed and laminated, and students can work as a class or in smaller groups. The aim of the game is for one team member to explain the key term at the top of the card, without using the listed words below, in a set time. Topics include: * Circular and simple harmonic motion * Nuclear fission and fusion * Particle accelerators and fundamental particles * Specific heat capacity and gas laws * Capacitors * Momentum and collisions * Electric and magnetic fields

#### Volume of Solids worksheet

Designed for Key Stage 3 Maths and Physics students, this worksheet includes a brief introduction/recap of the equation to calculate volume of a solid, some standard questions and finishes with extension questions for higher ability students which challenge both their mathematical and problem solving skills.

#### A Level Physics Graphs & Data Analysis

Designed for CCEA's A Level Physics specification, this worksheet of questions is designed for students to improve their graph work for data analysis and experimental analysis. Questions include: * comparing equations to the equation for a straight line y = mx + c, determining the gradient and y intercept * taking logs of equations before linking to y = mx + c * using data provided to take logs of an equation and decide upon correct axes for a graph, with a view to finding the numerical value of a constant

#### Forensics Revision

Designed for CCEA's GCSE Single Award Science (Chemistry) specification these hexagons can be cut out and laminated for use as a revision exercise or to allow students to structure extended answers. Blank hexagons are included for students or teachers to add extra ideas. Topics covered include: * fingerprints * fibres * forgery

#### Reflection of Light notes

Designed for a Key Stage 3 Light topic, this resource includes key facts on light and drawing reflection diagrams, a method and results table for an experiment to investigate the Law of Reflection and some examples and questions involving calculations of angles of incidence and reflection.

Designed for CCEA's Single Award Science (Physics) specification, this PowerPoint presentation and supporting notes include information, questions and cloze exercises on the following areas of radioactivity / nuclear physics: * radioactive decay &amp; types of radiation * background radiation * half-life * uses &amp; dangers of radiation

#### Energy Revision

Designed for use with Key Stage 3 and 4, these revision hexagons can be laminated and cut to provide a revision activity, either for individuals or groups. Hexagons contain terms on energy types, resources and other key terms from this topic.

#### Space revision hexagons

This resource includes hexagons for Earth and Space topics including the Big Bang theory, seasons, day and night, development of our understanding of the solar system, satellites, telescopes and blank hexagons which students and/or teachers can add their own ideas. These hexagons make a great end of topic revision exercise, allowing students to organise their learning, spotting links between concepts and discussing their ideas. This can be done as an individual or group exercise (I tend to use small groups, laminate the hexagons and simply ask students to sort the cards).

#### GCSE Electrical Circuits

Designed for the CCEA Single Award Science specification, these notes and accompanying presentation look at the following topics: * circuit symbols * current in series &amp; parallel circuits, including conventional current * Ohm's Law * resistance, including an investigation into the variation of resistance with length of wire and other properties affecting resistance

#### GCSE Space notes

Designed for CCEA's Single Award Science (Physics) specification, these notes include information, questions and cloze exercises on the following areas of space: * geocentric/heliocentric models of the solar system * structure of the solar system including planets, moons and asteroids * the role of gravity * galaxies and space travel * the Big Bang theory * Red Shift