An evening of electricity in the Faraday

Where: Weydon School, 

When: 12 November 2015 between 1630-1830 with refreshments served from 1600

Cost: free of charge

Who? Targeting mainly KS3 but KS4 teachers will benefit

 

  • Efficiency of a light bulb given that light is no longer an energy store
  • The rope model and how it compares to other models
  • The very long circuit: demonstrating the instantaneous nature of current everywhere in  a circuit
  • The short circuit problem and the potential difference approach to understanding circuits…how does the current know which path to take?
  • Finale:  Making Glass conduct an Electric Current

Contact Ian Galloway  Ian.Galloway@iop.org  or Tammy Cresswell Tcresswell@weydonschool.surrey.sch.uk to reserve a place


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