Key Stage 3: Physics in action day (Magnetism)

27 Jan 2017 - 9:15am to 2:30pm
University of Oxford, Department of Education, 15 Norham Gardens, Oxford, OX2 6PY
Schools (secondary)

Fully booked

Students: Schools are invited to bring up to 3 teams of 5 students at Key Stage 3
Cost: Free

Physics Challenge Day Summary
Students will complete a series of activities and technological challenges, all of which are designed to explore magnetism and electromagnetism, and specifically to enable them to:

  • undertake hands on experiments
  • explore new concepts with the support of a graduate student
  • take an alternative approach to reinforce curriculum topics
  • work collaboratively
  • explain ideas clearly

Physics Challenge Day Aims

  • Motivate students to attend science clubs
  • Encourage the take up of triple science
  • Experience ‘real life problem solving’
  • Focus on core physics topics
  • Develop knowledge of applied physics and practical skills

The Physics Key Stage 3 Challenge Day is sponsored by the Ogden Trust and has been developed by the Oxford Ogden Science Partnership.

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