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Vinita Sharat, The Shri Ram School, India

This is a great resource for IB Physics teachers. I have been using it and will continue using the same in future. The resources of IA are great. I can strongly recommend to any Physics teacher of the world for this site. Thank you for maintaining the...

Arun Mukherjee, International School Of Penang (Uplands), Malaysia

The InThinking Physics site has been a life saver. Chris's explanations of syllabus content and assessment criteria have helped enormously with planning and programming. The inclusion of marked IAs in particular was really beneficial when I started teaching...

Kate Baldry, The Friends School, Australia


As happy as a student in a messy room

Thursday 27 April 2017

It's mess upon mess in the physics lab today, can't wait to clear it all up at the weekend. I'm not the tidiest person in the world but there... more

The other ones

Thursday 27 April 2017

I have 3 classes and I can't leave the last one out so here they are.All good stuff. more

IA: Messy but fun

Wednesday 26 April 2017

Its IA time again at RCN and my lab is piled high with apparatus. At the start of the process I tried to encourage students to put their equipment... more

Subscriber comments

  • 26 Apr Chris Hamper
    Factors affecting R (paper)
    nope, wouldn't work with onesided paper
  • 24 Apr Cesar Reyes
    Factors affecting R (paper)
    A question on changing the cross-section area. The method says "Change the Cross sectional area by adding a second piece of paper on top of the first ." But conducting papers are one-sided. Will this work?
  • 20 Apr Chris Hamper
    Hi Sandra; You can only give feedback on one draft however I would advise using something like google classroom so you can monitor progress all along.
  • 19 Apr Sandra Fernandes
    Hi Chris, How many drafts can the student submit to the teacher before the final project? Thanks, Sandra
  • 18 Apr Chris Hamper
    Paper 3
    Hi Colin, no haven't tried it. Didn't like the old so never bothered with the new, a bit pricey too.
  • 18 Apr Colin Cuthbert
    Paper 3
    Hi Chris, Have you tried the new Question Bank at all. We've received it recently and finding it rather difficult to use.
  • 17 Apr omneya eldeeb
    Aims of group 4 courses
    develop a right understanding of real relationships between different physical quantities and develop experimental skills which mean more understanding of topics
  • 17 Apr Byron Farrow
    Seat of the pants
    Great writing. Thanks Chris.
  • 16 Apr Physics DP 1 and 2
    Required practicals
    Thanks for your help!
  • 15 Apr Chris Hamper
    Engineering Physics
    Have done already Graeme; In the activities section.
  • 15 Apr Graeme Keer-Keer
    Engineering Physics
    Gidday Chris Are you planning to develop the Fluids part of the Engineering option? Thanks Graeme
  • 14 Apr Chris Hamper
    Pigs on the wing
    yep :-)


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