Force, Motion, and Acceration are great physics topics taught during the high school years. The study of these topics lead themselves nicely to hands-on learning and lab work. Luckily there are lots of resources for students. Giving students a variety of experiences helps them find their learning style.
Physics is the study of matter, energy and their interactions. Physics is the foundation of many of the other sciences including chemistry, oceanography, seismology, and astronomy. A great place to start for a high school scientist.
It is also the place where many of the greatest technology advancements are coming from, therefore making it a great option for a career seeking student.
Physics is hands-on with lots of experimentation and labwork, great for those students that learn best with their hands. Below is a collection of resourses that facilitate the exploration and understanding of this extremely interesting subject.
This Collection of videos are selected to help students to get the some areas of Physics. Click on the picture to see the video.
Crash course on physics. This is a really good introduction video that is super entertaining.
What is Physics? by Khan Academy
Hands on and visually appealing resource help to keep the interest alive. Click see these great options.
Cartoon Guide to Physics
Lots of physics experiments need a timer.
Below is a collections of great printable resources. Click on the image to get them.