Radiations and Radiating 14-16

From the Institute of Physics, this resource provides extensive teacher guidance and suggested classroom activities to support the teaching of: * Radiating from source to absorber * Photon shift energy * Multiple contributions * Radiations that ionise * Sources of ionising radiation Each topic is explored from the following perspectives: • The physics narrative explains the physics of the topic using text, diagrams and video clips and could be used as a resource in the classroom. • The teaching and learning issues explore some of the student misconceptions and challenges when teaching the topic. • The teaching approaches describe suggested activities for the classroom, incorporating equipment lists.

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