S3 Renewables and Covid Recovery

Thinking Skills


Variables Worksheet

Keith Johnson has written an amazing book which is being updated regularly. You can access free powerpoints here. I really hope that he doesn’t mind me reproducing one of them here, but pop along there for a whole list of useful powerpoints for all your classes, or for students to brush up on lots of Scientific skills.




Mrs Physics Dec 2021

S3 Transport

I think these notes need a bit of an update, so here goes

Need to Know

Various Need to Know sheets have been made as we’ve both tried to put something together. Check with your teacher what you’ve managed to cover.

Drat and here is one I made earlier!

The first sheet is the brief version, the second one has more detail in it.

Don’t forget you can get more information and detail from the National 5 section of this website. GO to the PHYSICS NOTES link in the header and click on the DYNAMICS section. You can also answer some of the Compendium Questions and check the answers in the LO Answer section.

Below are the same files as above but as word versions

This information will help you revise for your assessment. We have not covered the sky diver or vectors at right angles this year.

Scalars and Vectors

Click on the image to open the Scalars and Vectors video.

Introduction to Acceleration

Click on the picture to open a pdf version of the power point

Measuring Acceleration

Click here for the pdf of the powerpoint on Measuring Acceleration

Answering Acceleration Questions

Click on the image to get a short video on how to answer acceleration problems

velocity-time graphs

Summary of the S3 Transport Materials for National 5

Basic beginnings of summary notes

Newton’s laws of motion

Previous Versions

Scalars and Vectors

If you don’t know your Scalar Quantities from your Vector Quantities then practise with this wordwall

S3 3D1, 3H Homework

Please complete the following homework over the next 3 weeks

Week 1 due date 2/12/19

Week 2 due date 9/12/19

Week 3 due date 16/12/19

  • Then answer the questions below, complete the WAVES section to the end of section 19 inclusive.

Week 4 due date 08/01/20