Introduction to teaching Mechanics
During the course you will be exploring some key topics from A Level Mathematics, using a range of different approaches including practical activities. The activities from the day can all be used with your own students and will be available to download.
Timetable for the day:
09:30 Registration and refreshments
10:00 Introduction and Kinematics
11:25 Forces and Newton’s Laws
12:30 Moving into 2 dimensions
1:00 Lunch (sandwiches will be provided)
1:45 Practical Mechanics
3.45 Evaluation and End.
Feedback from previous “Introduction to Mechanics” days:
Took the fear out of teaching Mechanics
An excellent introduction
I like the interactive activities
Lots of excellent resources and ideas
Great, broad overview of key concepts of Mechanics
- To introduce teachers to some of the topics within A level
- To give teachers time to work on some of the key ideas within A level
- To share resources and teaching ideas
- To explore how practical activities can enhance teaching of Mechanics
Who will benefit from attending?
This course is aimed at teachers who have never taught Mechanics before, or who would like to refresh their subject knowledge.
A level Mathematics
Face-to-face Professional Development
London and South East
Kingston Hill Campus,
Thu 4th Jul 2019
09:30 - 16:00
If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:
The AMSP, through MEI, holds the NCETM CPD Standard