COVID-19 support for schools and colleges

Remote teaching support for 11-14 14-16 16-19

The materials here aim to support the remote teaching and learning of physics during a time when most students, teachers and technicians are at home. They consist of:

  1. advice and guidance for teachers on how to best use on​line tools to work with your students;
  2. recommended activities that you can do with your students whilst they are at home.

Collections of resources by physics domain

You can also browse by resource type within these collections.

  1. Earth and Space
  2. Electricity and Magnetism
  3. Energy and Thermal Physics
  4. Forces and Motion
  5. Light, Sound and Waves
  6. Properties of Matter
  7. Quantum and Nuclear Physics

Pages and collections by resource type

  1. Videos to support remote teaching and learning | Collection
  2. Home experiments | Collection
  3. Questions to check understanding | Collection 

At home: Practical activities

Online CPD events

We will indicate any additions to these pages via our weekly updates page. We will continue to tweet through @IOPTeaching.​

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