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Waves on a string, GCSE physics PRACTICAL
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Waves on a string, GCSE physics PRACTICAL

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GCSE Physics required practical video and worksheet. https://youtu.be/3WaXAgyL2FU This video shows the equipment in use. Students can take their own readings and do calculations. The method is explained with some scope for student extension. Variables are explained. Designed for AQA gcse physics, but also good for other specs and a greta intro to Melde’s expt in A-level
Phet BALANCING worksheet
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Phet BALANCING worksheet

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This worksheet is designed to be used with the PhET website. It develops the ideas behind moments and balancing. A simple but powerful learning tool. A fun game at the end :)
Waves in a tray GCSE PRACTICAL
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Waves in a tray GCSE PRACTICAL

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GCSE Physics required practical video and worksheet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WaXAgyL2FU This video shows the equipment in use. Students can take their own readings and do calculations. The method is explained with some scope for student extension. Variables are explained. Designed for AQA gcse physics, but also good for other specs and a greta intro to Melde’s expt in A-level
PhET build an ATOM worksheet (ISOTOPES)
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PhET build an ATOM worksheet (ISOTOPES)

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This worksheet is designed to be used with the fabulous PhET website. It develops the ideas of ISOTOPES Atomic number Mass number Charge A very simple but powerful learning tool :)
PhET SPRINGS  worksheet
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PhET SPRINGS worksheet

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This worksheet is designed for use with the PhET website. Investigate spring and spring rate. GCSE or KS3 Good for self extension and investigative skills Use for H/W or in school. Great fun and easy to mark :)
How to do GCSE waves practicals for TEACHERS
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How to do GCSE waves practicals for TEACHERS

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This is a powerpoint presentation that was used in a workshop for Physics teachers. It highlights the main objectives for teaching and also shows various ways that waves practicals can be demonstrated or done in lessons. There are various equipment set ups; some suitable for schools with little or no equipment. Tips for getting good results and making sure that it all works well :)