## Topic 2 Electric Circuits

 Strand: Science Understanding Topics Notes Online Resources Sub-strand: Physical Sciences Unit: Intro. to Physics 1. Electric Circuits Basic Terminology Notes 10.2.1 Terminology – Current Terminology – Voltage Terminology – Resistance Terminology – Power Electrical circuit – Water analogy Circuit analysis Notes 10.2.2 BBC Bite Size – Electric Circuit Video: Series & Parallel Circuits Worksheet – Circuit Analysis Worksheet-Analysing Circuits PhET – Circuit Construction Kit: DC PhET Circuit Maker Worksheet Juddy Productions: Series & Parallel Circuits – Problem-solving video Skills Quiz: Series & Parallel Circuit Basics Measuring Voltage & Current Notes 10.2.3 Measuring voltage and current Juddy Produtions: Analogue Meters video Meter reading worksheet Skills Quiz: Reading analogue meters Effective Resistance Notes 10.2.4 Juddy Productions: Effective Resistance video Worksheet – Effective Resistance Juddy Productions: Effective Resistance Examples video Skills Quiz: Effective resistance Resistance Colour Coding Notes 10.2.5 BBC Colour coding Juddy Productions: Colour coding resistors video Worksheet – Colour coding Skills Quiz: Resistance colour coding Ohm’s Law Notes 10.2.6 BBC Ohm’s Law Ohm’s Law Calculator Ohm’s Law Video Measuring Resistance Text BLM Ohm’s Law Activity Video: Ohm’s Law Prac Ohm’s Law Prac Sample Prac Data Video: Circuit Analysis Complex Electrical Power Notes 10.2.7 Power Worksheet Power Audit Handout Sample Power Bill