Teachers’ Questions

Questions featured in the Inspire Magazine set by teachers at schools across the country. If you’re a teacher and some questions of your own that you would like to see featured please get in touch at inspire@sjc.ox.ac.uk.

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Liz Rayment, Chemistry teacher and Deputy Head of Sixth Form at Cheney School, Oxford
Spot the odd one out


Rosalind Jack, KS4 Physics co-ordinator and STEM / enrichment at Woodkirk Academy, Wakefield, West Yorkshire.
Momentum and Energy

Barrie Hall, Physics Course Manager and A-Level Physics teacher, Richard Huish College, Taunton, Somerset. 
The Physics of Sandcastles and Ladders


Sammy Wright, Vice Principal at Southmoor Academy, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear.
Applying algebraic reasoning to solve numerical problems