This resource is a fully differentiated lesson aimed at teaching Physics: Waves. This lesson looks at the uses of Radio and Micro Waves and how they are detected.
This lesson has 5 learning objectives that are structured in the IDEAL format:
*Identify the steps involved in transmitting and detecting radio wave signals.
*Describe how mobile phones communicate.
*Explain, how you could conduct your own experiment to investigate claims about the risks of microwaves.
*Apply your understanding of the electromagnetic spectrum to discuss whether the worries over mobile phone masts are justified.
*Link your ideas to this topic to explain whether you think scientists can be biased.
This lesson is designed with a challenge objective and challenge questions throughout to stretch your most able students, whilst supporting your LA students.
Review the lesson before teaching to see how the animations and objectives will work in your lesson.