Forces, Electricity and Waves
Below are our teacher resources on Materials for use in the classroom. These are aligned to the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence and where applicable to the National Qualifications Framework. Many have been designed to compliment our education programme as pre and post materials. We also link to resources created by our education partners.
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|Name||Level||Description of item||Download|
|Staying Safe with Electricity||Early||Individual, pair or group sorting game||PDF - Staying Safe with Electricity (4.16 MB)|
|Pitch of Sound||First||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Pitch of Sound (5.19 MB)|
|Getting to Grips with Gravity||Third||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Getting to Grips with Gravity (4.57 MB)|
|Ohm's Law||Fourth||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Ohm's Law (3.36 MB)|
|An Introduction to Energy||First||Wordsearch and matching game||PDF - An Introduction to Energy (2.49 MB)|
|Does it Need Electricity?||Early||Individual, pair or small group sorting game||PDF - Does it Need Electricity? (4.06 MB)|
|Making Sounds||Early||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Making Sounds (1.83 MB)|
|Electricty and Circuits||First||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Electricity and Circuits (2.64 MB)|
|Build a Lemon Battery||Second||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Build a Lemon Battery (2.62 MB)|
|Circuit Symbols||Second||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Circuit Symbols (1.59 MB)|
|Sound and Animal Communication||Second||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Sound and Animal Communication (4.77 MB)|
|Series and Parallel Circuits||Third||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Series and Parallel Circuits (1.3 MB)|
|Forces and Car Safety||Fourth||Powerpoint lesson tool||Powerpoint - Forces and Car Safety (1.63 MB)|
|Friction Fun||Second||Individual, pair or small group activity|
|Move It||Second||Individual, pair or small group activity|
|Switched On||Second||Individual, pair or small group activity||View Online|
|Gravity Boats||Second||Pair or small group activity||View Online|
|Mysterious Money||Third||Individual, pair or small group activity||View Online|
|Tough Triangles||First||Individual, pair or small group activity||View Online|
|Eggstra Strong||First||Individual, pair or small group activity||View Online|
|What's the Go O' That? How James Clerk Maxwell Shaped Our Modern World||Third||Animation|
|Smartphone Spectrometer||Higher, Advanced Higher||PDF Workbooks, teacher and technician guides||Royal Society of Chemistry
Can't find what you're looking for? We also have resources on the theme of 'Powering the Future', 'Planet Earth', 'Materials', 'Biological Systems', 'Cross Curricular' and 'Student Practical Skills Development'. Plus, there's resources from OurFuture.Energy on the Energy Trilemma.
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