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I am currently a Teacher of Science and I have a background in Telecomms and Software Engineering. I can occasionally be found on BBC Radio Shropshire as their Science Teacher. I enjoy finding innovative ways to help students revise and have developed the Grade Gain app for Science revision.

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I am currently a Teacher of Science and I have a background in Telecomms and Software Engineering. I can occasionally be found on BBC Radio Shropshire as their Science Teacher. I enjoy finding innovative ways to help students revise and have developed the Grade Gain app for Science revision.
Wave speed calculations
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Wave speed calculations

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A worksheet that takes students through how to answer exam style questions on wave speed, frequency and wavelength. There are worked examples followed by an opportunity for students to practice their skills. It reinforces the technique of making sure students show their working out and makes sure they remember the units. Comes complete with answers.
Quantities, units and their symbols for GCSE Physics
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Quantities, units and their symbols for GCSE Physics

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A handy reference guide for GCSE Physics students (not double award). This covers all the major units and symbols that they might come across as a handy lookup table. This can be used for memorising the units by using look, cover, write check activities as well.
The motor effect calculations
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The motor effect calculations

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A worksheet of calculations using F=BIl for the force on a current carrying wire in a magnetic field. These graded questions develop students ability with using then manipulating the equation. Suitable for new GCSE (2016). Complete with answer sheet.
Half-life Calculations
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Half-life Calculations

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Worked examples of the three different types of half-life calculations followed by four questions to complete. Suitable for GCSE and iGCSE. Can be used for initial teaching or as a revision tool. Suitable for Higher Tier students.
Questions on Ohm's Law
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Questions on Ohm's Law

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A series of more difficult questions on Ohm's Law compared to resource https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ohm-s-law-calculations-worksheet-11280608 These require students to convert between common prefix units e.g. mA and the SI unit. A useful homework to set or use as revision or even as a class activity.
GCSE Physics - Acceleration calculations
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GCSE Physics - Acceleration calculations

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Structured, scaffolded acceleration calculations. These calculations encourage students to start with calculating acceleration and they end with rearranging the equation to calculate time or final velocity. All data is real data. Now with added answers.
GCSE Physics - Free body diagrams and vector diagrams worksheet
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GCSE Physics - Free body diagrams and vector diagrams worksheet

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A worksheet aimed at helping students to draw Free Body Diagrams. It also gives them the opportunity to calculate resultant forces and vectors based on information provided. Finally they get to draw vector diagrams to combine vectors to find a resultant. Aimed at GCSE Physics but also suitable for combined science.
Resistance calculations
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Resistance calculations

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A worksheet of resistance calculations. Uses both Ohm's Law and the rules for resistors in a series and parallel circuit. Suitable as a lesson resource or a homework.
GCSE Physics - Work done calculations Foundation Tier
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GCSE Physics - Work done calculations Foundation Tier

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This worksheet is aimed at Foundation Tier students. The worksheet is scaffolded so they can get going quickly and make progress. The sheet progresses in challenge as indicated by circle, triangle, square and there is a super challenge question where they have to rearrange the formula first. This worksheet is suitable for GCSE Physics and GCSE Combined Science.
GCSE Physics - Nuclear equations worksheet
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GCSE Physics - Nuclear equations worksheet

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A structured worksheet to enable students to complete nuclear equations. It gives the main rules and then gives the students opportunity to develop their skills with more complex equations. Answers included! Get more at Grade Gain
GCSE Physics equations test sheet
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GCSE Physics equations test sheet

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This resource accompanies my FREE download of the Physics equations needed for the new GCSE (2016) for Physics. It is a blanked out version for students to complete. This is a great way for students to test, recall and revise the equations that they need to know. It can be used as a look, cover, write, check activity with the Physics equation sheet.
GCSE Physics - Circuit calculations - Series and parallel circuits
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GCSE Physics - Circuit calculations - Series and parallel circuits

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A structured worksheet for students to work through with a variety of problems relating to series and parallel circuits. This encourages them to think about the rules and state them along with descriptions of observations and explanations of what is happening. There are calculations of current, resistance and voltage in a variety of circuits. Included are the answers...
Specific Heat capacity calculations worksheet
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Specific Heat capacity calculations worksheet

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A worksheet of differentiated calculations for specific heat capacity. Start off getting students to calculate energy and end up with them rearranging the equation to find mass and temperature change. Now with answers!!!
GCSE Physics - Specific Latent Heat of Fusion and Vaporisation Practical Worksheet
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GCSE Physics - Specific Latent Heat of Fusion and Vaporisation Practical Worksheet

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A practical worksheet detailing a suitable practical for calculating the Specific Latent Heat of Fusion for ice and the Specific Latent Heat of Vaporisation for water. Included are results tables for the students to complete and circuit diagrams for setting up. The voltmeter/ammeter combination can be replaced by a joulemeter if you have sufficient joulemeters for class practicals. This practical is suitable for AQA GCSE Physics and GCSE Combined Science Triolgy Please see my shop bit.ly/TESncrumpton for further resources on Specific Latent Heat and other physics related topics. Thanks
GCSE Science - Number prefix Conversion Calculations
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GCSE Science - Number prefix Conversion Calculations

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A structured worksheet to take students through converting prefixes to actual numbers, for example, 10mA. It covers the main prefixes they will come across, micro, milli, centi, kilo and Mega. It enables them to practice a wide range of conversions. Complete with Answer sheet!
GCSE Chemistry Required Practical 4 - Acid neutralisation and temperature
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GCSE Chemistry Required Practical 4 - Acid neutralisation and temperature

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This has been produced as an extract of the AQA required practical document. It is designed to be printed two pages to a page and flip on short edge to form a booklet that students can then stick in their books. This is for required practical 4 - Acid neutralisation and temperature. The content is from AQA and the layout and formatting is my own. AQA may change the contents of their practical this is correct as of 20-10-2016.
GCSE Physics - equations to be memorised
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GCSE Physics - equations to be memorised

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A complete list of all the Physics Equations that must be memorised for the new (2016) GCSE exams. Both word and symbol format. This is suitable for all exam boards (AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC). A useful checklist to have at the front of student books to enable them time to learn them. More Physics resources available here GradeGain
GCSE Chemistry Required practical 8 - Water Purification
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GCSE Chemistry Required practical 8 - Water Purification

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This has been produced as an extract of the AQA required practical document. It is designed to be printed two pages to a page and flip on short edge to form a booklet that students can then stick in their books. This is for required practical 8 - Water Purification. The content is from AQA and the layout and formatting is my own. AQA may change the contents of their practical this is correct as of 20-10-2016.