Successful teaching of an important physics topic requires comfortable subject knowledge and an understanding of a pedagogy to promote learning.
A case study is presented in which a group of secondary school students took on a task in which they had to design and implement a method to measur
Easy ways to demonstrate temperature-sensing with thermochromic paint and to measure force with Electrolycra.
Inspired by the inclusion of a British astronaut on the International Space Station, explanations and demonstrations that lead to an understanding
This project, presented at the ASE Scotland Annual Conference in March 2017, was part of a wider project funded by the Royal Society Partnership Gr
Weak dispersion forces?
Forces, motion, electricity, atomic physics and wave effects can be illustrated using outdoor student activities.
What does effective ‘Environmental’ or ‘Sustainability Education’ look like? How does this link to best practice STEM education?
Gravity is an intangible abstract force when considered theoretically and yet we are affected by it constantly.
Michael Hal Sosabowski
Using corrugated boards to introduce the concept of'turning effect of forces' to less academically inclined students
Music and science are normally distinct departments in schools, yet coming together to combine the two can create effective and lasting learning ex
This article describes the development of a lesson sequence that supports secondary- level students to construct an explanatory model for electrost