Learning Intention: Students will understand that current is measured in amps using and ammeter and voltage is measured in volts using a voltmeter. They will understand that when a circuit is connected in series: * voltages add up for components * currents are the same through all components When a circuit is connected in parallel: [...]
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August 11th, 2011 · 14 Comments · Uncategorized
July 29th, 2011 · No Comments · Physics, Practical Experiments
Learning Intention: Students are learning to identify the important components of an electric circuit and describe how it works. Success criteria: You will be able to collect the materials and connect them together to create a torch which includes a globe, switch, wires, batteries and reflector. This week you will draw what you think is [...]
July 14th, 2011 · No Comments · Year 7, Year 8
This is the link to our Elluminate session on Tuesday 19th July during periods 5 and 6: https://sas.elluminate.com/m.jnlp?sid=2007026&password=M.43B95D23EED469E69F918824E6B110 You will need headphones, a microphone and an Internet connection. Please observe the appropriate online protocols and enjoy this session. This week I will be away from school, attending the 6th World Environmental Education Congress in Brisbane. [...]