Using Kinematic Formulae – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on using kinematic formulae that looks at the relationships between speed, acceleration, distance and time. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To use kinematic formulae to calculate speed, acceleration, distance and time.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE foundation or higher tier students. It could also be used with Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Using Kinematic Formulae’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Rearranging a Formula Spider
  • Student Worksheet on Using Kinematic Formulae
  • Multiplicative Reasoning Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the third lesson in the ‘Multiplicative Reasoning’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the seventh lesson in the ‘Multiplicative Reasoning’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Multiplicative Reasoning (Foundation Tier) unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

The Multiplicative Reasoning (Higher Tier) unit is also available as a pack with homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in this unit are: