Authoritative guidance for teachers on practical physics from the Nuffield Curriculum Centre and the Institute of Physics.
Institute of Physics
A downloadable timeline illustrating the progress of catalytic converters in vehicles.
A site developed to help non-scientists, or students embarking on a career in science, to understand "the scientific mind-set".
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory
A downloadable project to support students using the OurFuture.Energy website to explore issues relating to energy resources and their use.
OurFuture.Energy is an online education resource to inform young people of the importance of energy in our daily lives.
In this unit Julie learns how to vary the way components function in a circuit. She also learns to represent a simple circuit in a diagram.
Pan London Assessment Network (PLAN)
Students are challenged to design and make a wind powered machine that can lift a weighted cup off the floor.
Moja Island is a discussion-based activity which will reinforce students' understanding of renewable energy sources.
Ideas for small things pupils can do to make a difference to their global community and environment.
Pupils explore climate change issues and energy in schools, and the science of renewable energy resources with a global dimension.
A role play activity for pupils to explore key factors that place people around the world at risk.