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AIP STAV Conference 2007

Conference proceedings

For sessions A4, B5, Teaching Plans and Activities for Synchrotron DS: Materials prepared by AIP Ed. Comm. funded by DIIRD. For sessions A11, B11 Switch On To Physics: Program and kit notes.

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Part 6 of video of Chief Assessor's report

6.21 MB

Chief Assessor's report on 2006 exams: Statistics. (3 mins)

Microsoft Powerpoint

Keynote address by Dr Graeme Pearman

7.96 MB

Opening Powerpoint of Keynote address by Dr Graeme Pearman at the 2007 Physics Teachers' Conference. Note: The weather animations in two of the slides ar not available.

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A9, B7

58 B

Audio streaming of Noel Adams(14 mins).

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Keynote address by Dr Graeme Pearman audio

61 MB

The audio file starts a few seconds after Dr Pearman begins. He talks for about 55 minutes.

Microsoft Word

A2, B2, C1, D1

41.5 kB

Course Review Possible discussion questions

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Chief Assessor's Report on June and Nov 2006 Exams

45.1 kB

The report covers the marking principles including specific comments on the June and November exams.

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Powerpoint from the Chief Assessor's report on 2006 exams

141 kB

The report covers the marking principles including specific comments on the June and November exams.

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Part 1 of the Video of Chief Assessor's report

3.87 MB

Chief Assessor's Report on 2006 exams: Marking principles (2 mins)

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A5

59 B

If only they'd told you, Kelli Dodman, Rosebud SC. Audio file.

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Part 2 of Video of Chief Assessor's report

25.2 MB

Chief Assessor's report on 2006 Exams: General Comments (12 mins)

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Renewable Energy and ecologically sustainable design at ecolinc

2.86 MB

Part 1, a pdf file.

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Part 3 of video of Chief Assessor's report

17 MB

Chief Assessor's report on 2006 exams: Motion (8 mins)

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Renewable Energy and ecologically sustainable design at ecolinc

2.77 MB

Part 2: Classroom activities

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Paert 4 of video of Chief Assessor's Report

8.66 MB

Chief Assessor's report on 2006 exams: Electronics and photonics (4 mins)

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A9, B7

727 kB

Teaching the Transistor, panel of three teachers Notes by Murray Anderson

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Part 5 of video of Chief Assessor's Report

11.6 MB

Chief Assessor's report of 2006 exams: Unit 4 Exam paper (6 mins)

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A9, B7

3.64 kB

Teaching the Transistor, Crocodile Clip file: Amplifier1

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A9, B7

3.73 kB

Teaching the Transistor, Crocodile Clip file: Amplifier2

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A9, B7

5.94 kB

Teaching the Transistor, Crocodile Clip file: Common Emitter Amplifier

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A9, B7

5.65 kB

Teaching the Transistor, Crocodile Clip file: npn Amplifier

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A9, B7

61 B

Teaching the Transistor, audio streaming of Murray Anderson (14 mins).

Microsoft Word

A9, B7

155 kB

Using Crocdile Clips to teach Amplifiers by Gary Cohen.

Microsoft Word

A9, B7

73.7 kB

Article on Amplifier signal model by Paul Cuthbert.

Microsoft Word

A9, B7

819 kB

Article on Amplifiers by Paul Cuthbert.

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A9, B7

215 kB

Diodes and Transistors powerpoint by Noel Adams (Note this powerpoint calls for a password, just select 'Read only').

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A9, B7

333 kB

Transistor Amplifiers powerpoint by Noel Adams (Note this powerpoint calls for a password, just select 'Read only').

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Reviewing the participation of girls in physics

44 kB

Support notes from the talk by Dr Christina Hart at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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Outreach & Education from the Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing

216 kB

The Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing is at Swinburne University. This session was at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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Outreach & Education from the Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing.

515 kB

The Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing. This session was at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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Teaching Einstein's relativity in VCE Physics

262 kB

A presentation by Keith Burrows at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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Teaching Einstein's relativity in VCE Physics

63 B

Audio streaming (15 mins)of the presentation by Keith Burrows at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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C2, D2

4.23 MB

Investigating the transistor. A short Powerpoint showing stages of construction and operation. The kits are also for sale.

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C2, D2

4.82 MB

A short QuickTime movie for the transistor.

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C5

2.56 MB

The Physics of the Transistor, powerpoint by Jim Royston, La Trobe Uni.

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C5

60 B

The Physics of the Transistor, audio of presentation by Jim Royston, La Trobe Uni.

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Powerful Learning Demonstrations

143 kB

A document of demonstrations by Colin Hopkins, Trafalgar High School and Rob Braidwood, Balwyn High School. Presented at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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Powerful Learning Demonstrations: Audio

60 B

Audio of presentation by Colin Hopkins and Rob Braidwood. 60mins.

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The Smarties model for electric circuits

72.7 kB

10 page article on 'Some models for developing beginning students' understanding of Electric Circuits'. Presented by Dr Christina Hart at the 2007 and 2008 Physics Teachers Conferences.

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C10

61.4 kB

Physics coming to a screen near you by Rod Rees.

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Using solar cells to generate electricity

972 kB

Presented by Dr Murray Anderson, Camberwell Grammar School, at 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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Using solar cells to generate electricity: Excel data

27.1 kB

Presented by Dr Murray Anderson, Camberwell Grammar School: an excel file of performance data and a JPEG image.

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Teaching astrophysics in VCE Physics

67.1 kB

Presented by Keith Burrows, AIP EdCom at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

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Teaching Astrophyics: Audio

65 B

Audio file of Teaching astrophysics in VCE Physics by Keith Burrows. 60mins.

Microsoft Excel

Unit 4 Physics Pracs you can build and modify

19.5 kB

Pracs for "Light and Matter" By Ray Watterson, Waverley Christian College, presented at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference. An Excel file for LED pracs.

Why don't girls choose physics?

Presented by Jane Coyle, Marian College, Sunshine at the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

Microsoft Word

Unit 2 Investigations: Alternative energy sources

856 kB

Presentedd by Saverio Ciccone, Overnewton College at 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

Microsoft Word

Photovoltaic Panel Physics

179 kB

Companion document to presentation by Saverio Ciccone on Unit 2 Investigatiosn: Alternative energy sources

Microsoft Word

Solar Panel Devices

348 kB

Companion document to presentation by Saverio Ciccone on Unit 2 Investigations: alternative energy sources.

Microsoft Excel

Schott Data

25.1 kB

An excel file to support the presentation by Saverio Ciccone on Unit 2 Investigations: alternative energy sources.

Microsoft Powerpoint

Using freeware resources for sound reproduction measurements

18.5 MB

A powerpoint by Simon Dick for the 2007 Physics Teachers Conference.

Microsoft Excel

Doppler calculation

16.4 kB

A spreadsheet to support the presentation by Simon Dick.

Microsoft Excel

Resonance

17.4 kB

A spreadsheet to support the presentation by Simon Dick.

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Speaker Workshop

1.66 MB

This is a freeware application for sound reproduction measurements to accompany the presentation by Simon Dick.

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Examples of recordings for Speaker Workshop.

12.8 MB

These were produced by the freeware "Speaker Workshop" that accompanied the presentation by Simon Dick.

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A calibration file for a microphone

9.31 kB

This is to be used with the freeware "Speaker Workshop" to accompany the presentation by Simon Dick.

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The Paranormal in the Physics class: Audio

58 B

Audio file of presentation by Lynne Kelly. (60 mins)

Microsoft Word

Enhancing Physics with Technology

2.53 MB

Commercial software presentation by Phil Jones from Logical Interface