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We hope you are looking forward to joining us in September to study A level Physics.

We follow the OCR specification, which can be found here

Mrs E Seed

  1. Physics KS5 Wider Reading
    PDF File
  2. Physics Pre Induction work
    PDF File


Recommended textbooks: These books are NOT essential but useful if you would like to purchase. Useful for bridging the gap between GCSE and A Level. This is not OCR specific There is no necessity to subscribe or make a payment – there are some free resources. Use your current log in – you can access A Level questions. Useful for learning skills relating to scientific reading.

Wider reading:

Our wider reading list is attached as a separate document in the Related Documents Section below

Mini projects:

National Grid Mini Project

We would like you to make a mini project on the National Grid. In this project you should cover the following as a minimum:

  • What is the National Grid?
  • How does an electromagnet work?
  • What is a transformer used for and how does it work?
  • How do we transfer electricity to homes and businesses across the network safely and efficiently?