EP2429 Subject knowledge enhancement: KS3 Physics RX013 / HD03

Start date
1 Jun 23
5 Hours
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD


This course has been funded by the Thomas Gainsborough Enthuse Project.  Only schools from the Norfolk and Suffolk area will be funded.  Bookings from outside this area will be cancelled

This course will be delivered remotely.

Develop the background subject knowledge required to help planning and teaching physics for key stage 3. Start your key stage 3 teaching with the tools and confidence to plan and teach effective learning for your physics classes. You will explore ways of building student understanding, taking into account misconceptions and common issues in teaching these concepts.


Who is the course leader?

  • Alison Watts

    I am a Physics and Maths specialist and have previously worked in schools in Sheffield and Chesterfield. I currently work as an Education...



You will be able to:

  • use consistent approaches to teaching forces and motion that can address likely student misconceptions.
  • tell a story of electricity that differentiates the key terms including potential difference and current.
  • use energy stores to answer questions related to physical understanding.
  • compare the similarities and differences between sound and light waves. 


Book now and you will be automatically registered for the scheduled sessions for the course. Remote CPD courses have live, facilitator-led sessions and are not available for instant access. Please refer to the schedule of dates published for each course instance.


Participant led task: Forces and motion in practice01 June 202300:00-00:00Virtual
1. Forces and motion01 June 202315:45-16:45Virtual
Participant led task: Electricity models and diagnostic questions08 June 202300:00-00:00Virtual
2. Electricity08 June 202315:45-16:45Virtual
3. Waves and energy15 June 202315:45-16:45Virtual

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Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£200.00 +VAT
State-funded school or collegeActivity feeFree

Additional information

Our remote CPD courses for teachers are delivered across a series of sessions run at specific times and dates. Information on all course sessions can be found under the description of each course. To complete a course, all sessions are mandatory.

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