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Physics Resources

The Physics Classroom - topics with descriptions, examples, demos, animations, videos, links, problems, ...
PhET : free online physics, chemistry, biology, earth science and math simulations from University of California at Boulder.
Physics Central (American Physical Society) - lesson plans, free resources, physics in action, profiles of people using physics, ...
Practical Physics - physics labs, experiments, activities, lesson plans, teaching concepts, ...
Physics4kids - information on motion, heat and thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, light and modern physics

Physics etexts:

Physics Lessons - interactive virtual labs and demos - http://www.physicslessons.com/iphysics.htm
Free Physics Textbook - downloadable physics text in pdf format - http://www.motionmountain.net/
FHSST Physics - online high school physics text - http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/FHSST_Physics
Conceptual Physics lectures - http://sol.sci.uop.edu/~jfalward/physics17/lectures.html
Online Physics Study Guide - http://www.wiley.com/college/cutnell/mod1/
Online AP Physics Course - http://www.curriki.org/nroc/Introductory_Physics_1/

Energy

Wind Animation - http://www.energysavers.gov/your_home/electricity/index.cfm/mytopic=10501
How does a Wind Turbine Work - http://www1.eere.energy.gov/wind/wind_animation.html
Wind Energy Basics : How Wind Turbines Work - http://www.nrel.gov/learning/re_wind.html
Energy animations - http://www1.eere.energy.gov/multimedia/animations.html
Solar Energy Animation - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbTb5lXJoaU
How Solar Power Works - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27KZ0ng6VO4&feature=related
How does Solar Power Work - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtpxYgfmXhQ&feature=fvwrel

Radioisotopes

Radioisotopes : what are they and how are they made?
http://www.hss.energy.gov/HealthSafety/ohre/roadmap/achre/intro_9_4.html

Nuclear Medicine : Radioisotopes
http://www.radiochemistry.org/nuclearmedicine/radioisotopes/index.shtml

Radioactive isotope (Encyclopedia Britannica)
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/489027/radioactive-isotope

For the full article in Encyclopedia Brittanica, use your ACT Public Library card barcode and pin number to log in to: http://www.librarycatalogue.act.gov.au:8089/rpa/webauth.exe?rs=eb&lb=actlis


Critical Thinking

Critical Thinking animations: https://education.technyou.edu.au/critical-thinking

Teachers' Resources

ScienceWeb Australia (ASTA - units of work)

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