Open tutorial – Thursday 26th period 2 in A21
Extension physics – Wednesday 25th 12.45 in A22. More ‘physicsy’ estimation.
Next week an introduction to dynamical analysis.
We have arranged for the return of Prof Andy Newsam to give a lecture on all things astronomy at Barrow Sixth Form College at 7.30pm on Oct 1st.
If enough students and teachers want transport I will arrange a bus from school and back again after the lecture.
You can find your own way there but if you would like transport then email firstname.lastname@example.org or tell Mr Thompson in school BEFORE Wednesday 25th.
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Preview of the book here.
If any year 12 students would like to review an article prior to publishing in Physics Review magazine, please see Mr Thompson ASAP.
The article is quite short and you would be asked to comment on the interest, quality of writing, usefulness etc
Its good experience and is a CV builder.
Years 12 and 13 – period 4 in A22 on Thursday.
Any problems? Any questions? Just drop in.
NEXT WEEK – Thursday period 2 in A21.
Wednesday 12.45 in A22. For the serious physicist / engineer.
This week an introduction to estimation – great for improving mathematical dexterity and a greater understanding of ‘just how big things are’.
Leave your calculator in your bag.
There is less to see here than we had hoped as there have been some tech issues but don’t worry – we’ll get there.
For now remember your first week’s homework – sign up for alerts on the right and fill in your questionnaires using the following links:
Year 12 – http://tinyurl.com/omwcchh
Year 13 – http://tinyurl.com/k5yexnp