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Drag

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:

  • Identify in which fluid an object has the biggest drag force
  • Describe how streamlining reduces drag force        
  • Explain why the drag force on an object increases with the...
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Changing motion

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:

  • Calculate the size and direction of the resultant force of two forces acting along the same straight line
  • Describe how quickly the speed of an object can be changed if acted on by...
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Motion graphs

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:

  • Read values of distance or time off the axes of a distance-time graph for a plotted point
  • Describe the changes to an object represented by a move from one point on a distance-time...
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Describing speed

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:

  • Identify an object that has a higher speed because it travels further in a given time
  • Identify an object that has a higher speed than another when they travel different distances in...
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Network Rail Activities

This set of resources allows teachers to challenge students understanding through context set within Network Rail and UK Rail industry. They can be delivered as stand-alone activities to develop STEM skills or embedded within curriculum schemes of learning. 

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GCSE Physics questions in Context

These resources will help students apply their physics knowledge and understanding, by giving them the opportunity to practice responding to questions set in unfamiliar contexts. Network Rail have developed these question and answer banks to support students and teachers with applying some of the more challenging...

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Printing in Three Dimensions

This Catalyst article looks at 3D printing, a new technology which is rapidly finding applications. Although probably too slow for mass production it is useful for producing prototypes and tailor-made items. In a 3D printer, layers of polymer beads are printed one on top of the other. Heat melts the polymer beads...

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Recycling and Sustainability

This booklet is part of the ‘Innovations in Practical Work’ series published by the Gatsby Science Enhancement Programme (SEP). ‘Sustainability’ is about using resources in a way that does not deplete them. An increased emphasis on renewable energy is part of the move to greater sustainability, but so is the idea...

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Stephanie Kwolek - Polymer Chemist

Stephanie Kwolek invented the tough polymer Kevlar, used in protective clothing and developed a method for demonstrating the production of nylon in the classroom which is still used today.

The article is from Catalyst: Secondary Science Review 2014, Volume 25, Issue 1.

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To make graphene

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