Physics

BBC Teach
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18;Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description
This website offers thousands of free inter-active lessons and curriculum-mapped videos, arranged by age-group and subject.
Country
UK
Big History Project
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
The Big History Project website provides lessons in world history events throughout the centuries, from the big bang to agricultural history. Some content is available without registering, with more available for those who make a free account.
Country
USA
Breakout EDU
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18;Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description
Collection of digital games for students at home. Select any game and start playing. These games cover a range of subjects
Country
USA
Century
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description
English, maths and science courses covering all the key topics for years 3-11, for free. They contain hundreds of micro-lessons that will help your child stay on top of their learning. (Note: free during Covid-19 crisis).
Country
USA
Cyberphysics.co.uk
Website Name
Subject
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
Examination tips and revision techniques that help to improve grades in Physics and Science for students
Country
UK
Docbrown.info:
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Website Address
Description
This site offers revision notes and fun and interactive quizzes covering Biology, Science, Chemistry and Physics
Country
UK
Fear of Physics
Website Name
Subject
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
This site offers free lessons and exercises on a range of Physics topics relevant to GCSE and A Level Physics. The site claims to offer a level equivalent to two terms at university in the US, but much of the content seems appropriate for younger senior school students.
Country
USA
Gcsephysicsninja.com
Subject
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
Offers students a fun and effective way to revise GCSE Physics and Science with flash cards and fun video tutorials
Country
UK
HippoCampus
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
This is a very useful compilation of resources covering both elementary and high-school level education. HippoCampus has designed programmes oriented around specific topics, with links to free resources on external sites where appropriate.
Country
USA
Minute Physics (YouTube)
Subject
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
Free and highly informative Science and Physics minute videos explaining almost every topic as well as specific topics relevant to high school Physics.
Country
USA
Natural History Museum
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14
Description
This website offers educational lesson plans and fun and interactive activities for classroom learning for Key Stages 1-4.
Country
UK
OpenStax
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
A set of free, downloadable peer-reviewed textbooks, oriented around the US AP-level studies but appropriate for UK students aged 14-18.
Country
USA
Physics and Maths Tutor
Suitable Age
Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
GCSE and A Level Revision Resources. Includes past papers by topic and year, as well as revision videos and notes.
Country
UK
Q-files
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14
Description
With around 2000 pages, 1.5 million words and tens of thousands of images, Q-files is a vast online information library available for anybody to use whenever they like. It has all the school subjects — history, science, geography etc.—but plenty more besides: dinosaurs, space, castles, sports and so on.
Country
UK
Revisionworld.com
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 14-16, Age 16-18
Description
Revisionworld.com offers visual revision videos and fun tests for a wide range of subjects including, English, French, Geography, History, ICT, Maths, PE, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Spanish and RS.
Country
UK
Ted ED
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
TED videos covering many ‘why’ questions about how the world works. The analyses of individual poems are particularly helpful.
Country
USA
Oak National Academy (Daily lessons)
Suitable Age
Age 0-4, Age 4-8, Age 8-11, Age 11-14, Age 14-16, Age 16-18
Description
Oak National Academy was set up in 2020 to support the millions of young people in the UK studying from home. This website has daily lessons and resources for all ages. Set up by teachers, it follows the national curriculum. You can follow a set plan of lessons across a range of subjects or you can access particular lessons in certain subjects.
Country
UK
BBC Bitesize (Daily lessons)
Suitable Age
Age 0-4, Age 4-8, Age 8-11, Age 11-14, Age 14-16, Age 16-18
Description
BBC Bitesize has new daily lessons which can be access on the Bitesize website or on BBC iplayer – covering all subjects. With new lessons added every day, this is an excellent way to get learning during the school closure period.
Country
UK
Science Max
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 16-18;Age 11-14;Age 14-17
Description
Have you ever done a science experiment and wondered “What would this be like if it were HUGE?” Science Max is an online youtube series that turbocharges all the science experiments you’ve done at home.
Country
USA
Free School on Youtube
Suitable Age
Age 4-8, Age 8-11, Age 11-14
Description
Youtube channel. FreeSchool is a safe and friendly place to expose children to famous art, classical music, children’s literature, and natural science in an age-appropriate and kid-accessible way.