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Year 11 start their science revision in earnest!

posted 13 Oct 2016, 14:50 by Mrs Vale   [ updated 14 Oct 2016, 00:22 by tjohnson@bexleyheathacademy.org ]


Core have finished P1 and much of B1 
Double have finished B1, C1, P1 and part of one of the 2s Triples have finished B1, C1, P1, B2, C2, P2 and they are busy working on revising past papers 

Go Year 11!

A guide to acids, strength and concentration.

posted 28 Sep 2016, 11:43 by Mrs Vale   [ updated 28 Sep 2016, 12:11 by tjohnson@bexleyheathacademy.org ]

A guide to acids

Composition of the Olympic medals - all is not as it seems!

posted 16 Aug 2016, 07:14 by Mrs Vale

Olympic medal composition.
Follow this link to find out what the Olympic medals are made from.

Trip to CERN

posted 20 Jul 2016, 08:37 by Mrs Vale   [ updated 20 Jul 2016, 11:14 by tjohnson@bexleyheathacademy.org ]

 

6th - 8th July, Physics trip to Geneva.

These are the students outside the United Nations display of flags. We also visited CERN, the nuclear fusion research centre in Lausanne, a hydroelectric power plant, the Red Cross museum, a pottery museum, a trip round the lake and a mystery room.

We had an amazing time and Mr Turnbull and Mrs Vale feel privileged to have escorted such a wonderful group of students.

If you will be in year 10 or 12 next year and you are interested in going on the 2017 Physics trip to Geneva, please click here to email Mrs Vale.


Report from the Planetary Frontier: The Latest from New Horizons at Pluto

posted 19 May 2016, 04:43 by Mrs Vale   [ updated 20 May 2016, 05:25 by tjohnson@bexleyheathacademy.org ]

Published on 10 Apr 2016 

March 2, 2016 
Dr. Jeff Moore (NASA Ames Research Center)

Report from the Planetary Frontier: The Latest from New Horizons at Pluto

On July 14, 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft flew 7,800 mi above the surface of Pluto and sent back fascinating images of the dwarf planet and its large (and intriguing) moon Charon. Many of the images show unexpected beauty and complexity on Pluto’s surface. While the data are still coming in from the encounter, Dr. Moore shows the latest photos and fills us in on the current thinking among the New Horizons team members about Pluto, its moons, and the unexplored frontier that lies beyond.


You will need a spare hour or two or could just look at the lovely photos of Pluto at 16 minutes!

Learn about the parts of the ear!

posted 8 May 2016, 11:06 by Mrs Vale

This You tube video will have to be viewed at home, but it is an excellent resources pointed out by one of our year 8 students, thanks Alfie!

Ear Song


Bucky balls and Nanotubes

posted 2 May 2016, 06:40 by Mrs Vale   [ updated 2 May 2016, 06:47 ]

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The Chemistry Behind Your Home’s Water Supply

posted 22 Apr 2016, 07:54 by Mrs Vale   [ updated 22 Apr 2016, 08:50 ]

Click image for interesting details!

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