Manjula Devi Sharma
the UniServe Science
This resource is a set of activity-based physics tutorials and worksheets on electricity and magnetism, developed for students who have little or no prior background in physics. It was designed to be implemented in student-centered cooperative learning environments. The tutorials feature thematic workshops across a broad range of topics relating to electric field and potential, Coulomb's Law, voltage and current, circuits, electromagnetism, and electrical safety. Workshop Tutorials were deliberately designed to not be part of the formal assessment procedure, allowing students to openly discuss problems in physics and explore solutions in a stress-free environment. Solutions are provided to students as they leave the class, giving them immediate feedback on their ideas. All materials, including worksheets/solutions and activities, are available in Word and PDF formats.
Created by the University of Sydney Physics Education Research group (SUPER) this item is part of a larger collection of activity-based physics tutorials.
Sharma, M. (2007, June 12). Workshop Tutorials for Physics: Electricity and Magnetism - Introductory. Retrieved January 25, 2015, from UniServe Science: http://www.physics.usyd.edu.au/super/physics_tut/eleci.html
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This is the full collection of activity-based physics materials by the authors, which includes units on mechanics, properties of matter, waves, thermodynamics, and quantum physics. Each topic is broken down into introductory and calculus-based levels.