Tag: sound

  • Ways to teach… Sound (ish)

    Ways to teach… Sound (ish)

    Loosely focused on KS3 (but when have we ever stuck to the brief), this episode looks at ways to teach sound with David Cotton, the most enthusiastic proponent of the topic.

  • The International Year of Sound (Good Vibrations)

    The International Year of Sound (Good Vibrations)

    Summary Keeta Jones from the Acoustical Society of America joins us to talk about the International Year of sound. Content Keeta tells us about the way that the ASA are supporting the Year of Sound with a resource pack for teachers and a competition for kids. She also describes the myriad of places that acousticians…

  • Birdsong – Connecting Physics with the Real World

    Birdsong – Connecting Physics with the Real World

    Friend (now Hero, surely?) of the Podcast James de Winter talks birdsong and uses it as an example of how to connect physics with the real world in more imaginative ways. We all know how it goes, you teach newton 3, you talk about a rocket, you teach momentum you talk about trucks and cars…