Additional Learning Tools and Resources

Student Resources

Watching a presentation is a passive activity. Getting information is important ... but its not the destination or end point. Now that you've watched the video, its time to do something with the information you've heard. It's time to act on it. The resources below provide an opportunity to do this. We encourage learners to solidify their learning through the use of one or more of the following resources.

Physics Interactives: Graphs and Ramps

This phun simulation challenges learners to build a ramp along which a ball will roll in order to create a graph that matches a target graph. Correct your mistakes and learn as you work your way through the various levels of the game.

Concept Builder: Velocity-Time Graphs

Students love Concept Builders. And here's one on the conceptual aspects of velocity-time graphs. Combine your understanding of consant speed and changing speed motions in order to answer questions and win the Trophy.

Minds On Physics, App #1, Missions KG5-KG7

For those who are serious about learning Physics, we recommend our Minds On Physics apps. These interactive questioning modules include a collection of carefully-crafted questions to target thos stubbornly-held wrong ideas. A quick tap on a Help button provides insight into the source of your faulty thinking.

The Physis Classroom Tutorial: 1D Kinematics Chapter - Lesson 4

The Physics Classroom's Tutorial is always a great locaton to go to freshen up on a topic. Written in an easy-to-understand language, the Turotiral provides a reliable resource on most topics in Physics.