NCEA – Physics

Resources to help you learn out about Physics.

Library resources

Science and scientists
A guide to science resources from Christchurch City Libraries.
Science in Context
Curriculum-related science content for high school and university students, teachers and researchers. Merges reference content with journal articles and media reports.
Access this with your library card number and password / PIN, or at our libraries.
Science Reference Center
This database contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.
Access this with your library card number and password / PIN, or at our libraries.

Physics web resources

Study It - for NCEA students
Your one stop site for achieving in NCEA Physics. Find what you need to know, contact subject teachers, and get encouragement from other students.
How Stuff Works
Have you ever wondered how the engine in your car works, or what gears do, or what makes the inside of your refrigerator cold? A great place to learn how things work in the world around you. Good for science projects or technology, astronomy or earth science projects.
Khan Academy
With particular strength in Math and Science, Khan Academy offers thousands of videos with related exercises to let you learn online at your own pace.
NASA: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
All the information you could need to know about NASA! Includes information about missions, living in space, and has lots of images and video clips as well as a page dedicated to students.
Science Learning Hub
Articles and activities covering a range of scientific topics including physics.
No Brain Too Small
NCEA levels 1 - 3 & Junior science revision.
Physics and astronomy on-line. World wide news plus comprehensive reference section for study and assignments
SparkNotes Study Guide Physics
For study guides on gravitation, thermodynamics, magnetic forces, optics and more try here. May require you to join but membership is free.

More NCEA and homework help