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    FORM 4 PHYSICS SCHEMES OF WORK FOR TERM 1-3.

     PHYSICS SCHEMES OF WORK

    FORM FOUR 2021-2026

    TERM I

    REFERENCES:

    1. Secondary Physics KLB
    2. Comprehensive Secondary Physics
    3. Principles of Physics
    4. Golden Tips
    5. Teacher’s Book
    WKLSNTOPICSUB-TOPICOBJECTIVESL/ACTIVITIESL/T AIDSREFERENCEREMARKS
    11-5REPORTING AND REVISION OF LAST TERM’S EXAMS
     

    2

     

    1

     

    Lenses

     

    Conveying and diverging lenses

     

    By the end of the lesson the learner should be able to

    Describe converging lenses

    Describe diverging lenses

     

    Using light beams to distinguish between diverging and converging lenses

     

    Diverging lenses

    Converging lenses

    Source of light beam

    screen

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 1-2

    teachers book 3 pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 1

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 300-301

    Golden tips Physics pages 113-114

     

    2-3

     

    Lenses

     

    Parts of fair lenses

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Describe the principal focus using ray diagram

    Describe the optical center using ray diagram

    Describe the focal length of thin lenses using ray diagram

     

     

    Description of principal focus, optical centre and focal length of a thin lens

     

    Chart showing the parts of thin lens

    Graph paper

    Diverging lens

    Converging lens

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 1-3

    teachers book 3 pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 6-7

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 301-304

    Golden tips Physics pages 114-116

     

    4-5

     

    Lenses

     

    Focal length

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Determine experimentally the focal length of a converging lens

    Determine the focal length of a converging lens using estimation method

     

    Experiment to determine the focal length of a fair lens

     

    Converging lenses

    Screen

    Pins

    candle

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 2-3

    teachers book 3 pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 17-20

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 303

    Golden tips Physics pages 116

     

    3

     

    1

     

    Lenses

     

    Images in fair lenses

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Construct the principal rays for converging lens

    Construct the principal rays for diverging lenses

     

    Constructing the principal rays for diverging lenses

    Constructing the principal rays for converging lenses

     

    Converging lenses

    Diverging lenses

    Graph papers

    Ruler

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 3-6

    teachers book 3 pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 7-12

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 304-306

    Golden tips Physics pages 114-116

     

    4

     

    2-3

     

    Lenses

     

    Images in converging lenses

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Locate imaged formed by converging lenses using ray construction method

    Describe the images formed in converging lenses

     

    Describing the characteristics of images formed in converging lenses

     

    Graph paper

    Geometrical set

    Converging lenses

    screen

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 5-6

    teachers book 3 pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 7-10

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 304-305

    Golden tips Physics pages 114-116

     

    4-5

     

    Lenses

     

    Images in diverging lenses

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Locate imaged formed by diverging lenses using ray construction method

    Describe the images formed in diverging lenses

     

    Describe the characteristics of the formed in diverging lenses

    Graph paper

    Geometrical set

    Diverging lenses

    Screen

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 5

    teachers book 3 pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 11

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 307-308

    Golden tips Physics pages 114-116

     

    5

     

    1

     

    Lenses

     

    The microscope

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the working of a simple microscope

    Explain the working of a compound microscope

     

    Drawing and labeling the parts of a microscope

    Describing the work of a microscope

     

    Simple microscope

    Compound microscope

    Magnifying lens

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 10-11

    teachers book 4 pages 1-5

    Principles of physics 27-29(M.Nelkon) pages 320-323

    Golden tips Physics pages 119-120

     

     

     

    2-3

     

    Lenses

     

    The telescope

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Describe the structure of a telescope

    Describe the working of a telescope

     

    Drawing and labeling the parts of a telescope

    Describing how a telescope works

     

    Telescope

    Lenses

    Manilla paper

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 11

    teachers book 4 pages 1-5

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 322-323

    Golden tips Physics pages 121

     

    4-5

     

    Lenses

     

    The camera

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Describe the parts of a camera

    Explain the working of a camera

    Explain the use of lenses in a camera

     

    Describing the parts of a camera

    Explaining the use of lenses in a camera

     

    Camera

    Charts showing the parts of a camera

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 11-12

    teachers book 4 pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 33

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 316-317

    Golden tips Physics pages 120-121

     

    6

     

    1

     

    Lenses

     

    Image formation in the human eye

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Describe the parts of a human eye

    Explain the function of each part of the human eye

     

    Describing the parts of the human eye

    Explaining the function of each part of the human eye

     

    Chart showing the parts of human eye

    Model of the human eye

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 12-13

    teachers book 34pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 29-31

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 313-314

    Golden tips Physics pages 120-121

     

    2-3

     

    Lenses

     

    Working of the human eye

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the image formation in the human eye

     

    Explaining the image formation in the eye

     

    Chart showing the image formation in the human eye

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 13-14

    teachers book 34pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 29-31

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 313-314

    Golden tips Physics pages 120-121

     

    4-5

     

    Lenses

     

    Defects of vision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Describe the defects of the human eye

    Explain the corrections of human eye defects

     

    Describing the defects of the human eye

    Explaining the eye defects are corrected

     

    Charts showing eye defects and how they are corrected

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 13-14

    teachers book 34pages 1-5

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 31-32

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 315-316

    Golden tips Physics pages 118-119

     

    7

     

    1-2

     

    Lenses

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able:

    Describe the uses of  lens in various optical devises

    Solve problems involving thin lenses formula

    Solve numerical problem involving the magnification formula

     

    Problem solving

    Exercises

    Assignments

     

    Questions from past papers

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 15-17

    teachers book 34pages 5-10

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 33-36

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 310-312,326-327

    Golden tips Physics pages 121-123

     

    3

     

    Uniform Circular Motion

     

    Circular motion

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Define circular motion

     

    Observing and running a hoop

    Rotate a stone tied to the end of a rope

     

    Hoop

    String/rope

    store

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 18

    teachers book 34pages 10-12

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 37-45

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 42-44

    Golden tips Physics pages 34

     

    4-5

     

    Uniform Circular Motion

     

    Radiant, angular displacement and angular velocity

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Define the radiant measure

    Define the angular displacement and velocity

    Explain the angular displacement and velocity

     

    Discussions

    Experiment

     

    Illustration of angular displacement and angular velocity on a chart

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 18-20

    teachers book 34pages 10-12

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 37-42

    Golden tips Physics pages 34-35

     

    8

     

    1-2

     

    Uniform Circular Motion

     

    Centripetal force

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Describe simple experiment on centripetal force

    Illustrate centripetal force

    Determine the magnitude of centripetal force experimentally

     

    Experiments

    Discussions

    observations

     

    Pendulum

    String

    Stone

    Round table

    Ball/bob

    Stop clock

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 20-21

    teachers book 34pages 10-12

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 42-47

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 42-45

    Golden tips Physics pages 37

     

    3-4

     

    Uniform Circular Motion

     

    Application of uniform circular motion

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    State various uniform circular motion

    Explain various uniform circular motion

     

    Discussions

    Explanations

    Experiments

     

    String

    Stone

    Ruler

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 22-25

    teachers book 34pages 10-12

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 37

    Golden tips Physics pages 39-40

     

    5

     

    Uniform Circular Motion

     

    Application of uniform circular motion

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Explain centrifuge

    Explain vertical and horizontal circles

    Explain banked tracks

     

    Discussions

    Explanations

    Experiments

     

    String

    Stone

    Ruler

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 22-25

    teachers book 34pages 10-12

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 47-53

    Golden tips Physics pages 41

     

    9

     

    1

     

    Uniform Circular Motion

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should b e able to solve problems involving circular motion

     

    Problem solving

    Questions and answers

     

    Questions from past papers

    Exercises

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 26-27

    teachers book 34pages 12-14

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 55-45

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 61-63

    Golden tips Physics pages 42-43

     

    2-3

     

    Floating And Sinking

     

    Archimedes’ principle

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    State Archimedes’ principle

    Verify Archimedes principle

    Use of Archimedes principle to solve problems

     

    Experiments

    Discussions

    Calculations based on Archimedes Principle

     

    Water

    Measuring cylinder

    Weighing balance

    Overflow can

    Objects denser than water

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 28-29

    teachers book 34pages 14-17

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 58-60

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 106-108

    Golden tips Physics pages 53-54

     

    4-5

     

    Floating And Sinking

     

    The laws of floatation

    Relative density

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    State the law of floatation

    Define relative density

     

    Discussions

    Measuring

     

    Density bottle

    Overflow can

    Spring balance

    measuring cylinder

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 29-33

    teachers book 34pages 14-17

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 64-70

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 101,108-110

     

    10

     

    1-3

     

    Floating And Sinking

     

    Applications of floating and sinking

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Describe the applications of Archimedes Principle

    Describe the applications of relative density (hydrometer)

     

    Discussions

    experiments

     

    charts depicting the uses of Archimedes principle and the law of floatation

    A hydrometer

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 33-35

    teachers book 34pages 14-17

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 75-77

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 113-115

    Golden tips Physics pages 53

     

    4-5

     

    Floating And Sinking

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

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    Solve problems involving Archimedes principle

    Solve problems involving relative density

     

    Questions and answers

    Discussions

    Exercises

    assignments

     

    test papers

    questions from exercises

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 35-36

    teachers book 34pages 18

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 77-78

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 116-118

    Golden tips Physics pages 54-55

     

    11

     

    1

     

    Electromagnetic Spectrum

     

    The electromagnetic spectrum

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Describe a complete electromagnetic spectrum

     

    Discussions on the charge in wave length of electromagnetic radiations

    explanations

     

    charts showing the components of the electromagnetic spectrum

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 37

    teachers book 34pages 18-20

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 79

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 345

    Golden tips Physics pages 174

     

    2-3

     

    Electromagnetic Spectrum

     

    The properties of electromagnetic waves

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    State the properties of electromagnetic waves

     

    Explaining the properties of each component of the electromagnetic spectrum

     

    Charts showing the properties of electromagnetic waves

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 37-38

    teachers book 34pages 18-20

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 80-81

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 345

    Golden tips Physics pages 175

     

    4-5

     

    Electromagnetic Spectrum

     

    Detection of electromagnetic radiations

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Describe the methods of detective electromagnetic radiations

     

    Demonstrating and explaining how to detect electromagnetic radiations

     

    Radiation detectors

    Charts showing detectors of electromagnetic radiation

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 38-39

    teachers book 34pages 18-20

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 81

    Golden tips Physics pages

    175-176

     

    12

     

    1-2

     

    Electromagnetic Spectrum

     

    Applications of electromagnetic radiations

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Describe the applications of electromagnetic radiations including green house effect

     

    Discussions of application of electromagnetic radiations

     

    Pictures and chart on application of electromagnetic radiations

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 42-45

    teachers book 34pages 18-20

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 82

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 336

    Golden tips Physics pages 175-176

     

    3-4

     

    Electromagnetic Spectrum

     

    Problems on C=FX

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Solve numerical problems involving C=fx

     

    Problem solving

    Discussions

    Explanations

    Questions and answers

     

    Questions and answers

    exercises

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 45

    teachers book 34pages 20-21

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 80

     

    5

     

    Electromagnetic Spectrum

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Solve problems involving electromagnetic spectrum

     

    Problem solving

    Questions and answers

     

    Exercises in students book 4

    Past papers questions

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 45

    teachers book 34pages 20-21

     

    13

     

    1-2

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Induced e.m.f

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Perform and describe simple experiments to illustrate electromagnetic induction

    State the factors affecting the magnitude of an induced e.m.f

    State the factors affecting the direction induced by e.m.f

     

    Experiments

    discussions

     

    magnets

    complete

    electric circuit

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 46-48

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 86-91

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 478-479

    Golden tips Physics pages 152-154

     

    3-4

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Faraday’s law and Lenz’s law

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    State Faraday’s law

    State Lenz’s law

    Illustrate Faraday law and Lens’s law

     

    Discussions

    Experiments to illustrate Faraday’s law and Lenz’s law

     

    Magnets

    Solenoid

    Source of current

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 48-50

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 91-93

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 483-484

    Golden tips Physics pages 153

     

     

     

    5

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Fleming’s right hand rule

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    State Fleming’s right hand rule

    Apply Fleming’s right hand rule

     

    Explanation of the motor rule

    Discussion of the application of electromagnetic induction

     

    Magnets

    Wire

    Source of current

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 49-50

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 93-97

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 481-482

    Golden tips Physics pages 153

     

    14

     

    1-2

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Generators

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the working of an a.c generator

    Explain the working of a d.c generator

     

    Drawing the arrangement for a.c and d.c generators

    Demonstration of motor principle

     

    Coil

    Pins

    Source of current

    Magnets

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 50-53

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 100-104

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 488-490

    Golden tips Physics pages 156-157

     

    3-4

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Generators

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the working of an a.c generator

    Explain the working of a d.c generator

     

    Drawing the arrangement for a.c and a d.c generators

    Demonstration of motor principle

     

    Coil

    Pins

    Source of current

    magnets

     

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 50-53

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages

    Golden tips Physics pages 154

    15 END YEAR EXAMINATIONS

     

     

    PHYSICS SCHEMES OF WORK

    FORM FOUR

    TERM II

     

     

     

     

     

    REFERENCES:

    1. Secondary Physics KLB
    2. Comprehensive Secondary Physics
    3. Principles of Physics
    4. Golden Tips
    5. Teacher’s Book

     

     

    WKLSNTOPICSUB-TOPICOBJECTIVESL/ACTIVITIESL/T AIDSREFERENCEREMARKS
    11-5REPORTING AND REVISION OF LAST TERM’S EXAMS
     

    2

     

    1-2

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Eddy currents

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain eddy currents

    Demonstrate the effects of eddy currents

     

    Discussions

    Experiments

    Explanations

     

    Pendulum

    Copper wire

    Magnets

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 53-54

    teachers book 4 pages 24

     

    3

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

     

    Eddy currents

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain eddy currents

    Demonstrate the effects of eddy currents

     

    Discussions

    Experiments

    Explanations

     

    Pendulum

    Copper wire

    Magnets

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 53-54

    teachers book 34pages 24

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 pages,104

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 483-484

    Golden tips Physics pages 158

     

    4-5

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Mutual inductance

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Describe simple experiments to illustrate mutual inductance

     

    Discussions

    Experiments

    Explanations

     

    Iron care with primary and secondary coil

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 54-55

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 pages 97-101

    Golden tips Physics pages 158

     

    3

     

    1-2

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Transformers

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the working of a transformer

     

    Discussions

    Experiments

     

    Transformer

    Magnets

    Wires

    Metallic rods

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 54-59

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 100-104

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 488-490

    Golden tips Physics pages 156-157

     

    3-4

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Applications of electromagnetic induction

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the application of electromagnetic induction

    Solve problems on transformers

     

    Discussions

    Explanations

    Questions and answers

     

    Induction coil

    Moving coil/loud speaker

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 54-59

    teachers book 34pages 21-25

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 107-112

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 468,473

    Golden tips Physics pages 158

     

    5

     

    Electromagnetic Induction

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson the learner should be able to solve problems involving electromagnetic induction

     

    Questions and answers

    Discussions

     

    Questions from past papers

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 59-60

    teachers book 34pages 26-27

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 112-116

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) page 494-495

    Golden tips Physics pages 159

     

    4

     

    1

     

    Main Electricity

     

    Source of main electricity

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    State sources of main electricity

    Explain the sources of main electricity

     

    Discussions

    Educational trips

     

    Pictures and charts showing sources of main electricity

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 61

    teachers book 3 pages 27-29

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 117

    Golden tips Physics pages 160

     

    2-3

     

    Main Electricity

     

    Power transmission

     

    By the end of the lesson the learner should be able to

    Describe the transmission of electric power from the generating station

    Explain the domestic wiring system

     

    Discussions

    Questions and answers

     

    Photos of power transmission

    Lines and power substations

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 62

    teachers book 3 pages 27-29

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 117-122

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 433-434

    Golden tips Physics pages 160-163

     

    4-5

     

    Main Electricity

     

    Power consumption

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Define kilowatt hour

    Determine the electrical energy consumption and cost

     

    Discussions

    calculations

     

    Chats on power consumptions

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 63-66

    teachers book 3 pages 27-29

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 125-128

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 428

    Golden tips Physics pages 164

     

    5

     

    1-2

     

    Mains Electricity

     

    Domestic wiring

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the domestic wiring system

    Describe the domestic wiring system

     

    Discussions

    Demonstrations on building wiring

    Drawing circuits

     

    Fuses

    Wires

    Switches

    Electrical appliances

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 66-69

    teachers book 4 pages 27-29

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 125-121-122

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 433-435

    Golden tips Physics pages 162

     

    3

     

    Mains Electricity

     

    Domestic electrical appliances

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Explain the function of fuse in domestic wiring

    Explain the function of a two-way switch in domestic wiring

     

    Discussions

    demonstration

     

    domestic electrical appliances

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 66-69

    teachers book 4 pages 27-29

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 125-122-124

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon( pages 433,435

    Golden tips Physics pages 162

     

    4-5

     

    Mains Electricity

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to solve problems involving mains electricity

     

    Problem solving

    Discussions

    Questions and answers

     

    Questions from past papers

    Quizzes

    Exercises

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 70-71

    teachers book 4 pages 29-30

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 125-128-130

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 436-438

    Golden tips Physics pages 164-165

     

    6

     

    1-2

     

    Cathode Rays

     

    Production of cathode rays

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Describe the production of cathode rays

    State and explain the properties of cathode rays

     

    Describing the production of cathode rays

    Stating the properties of cathode rays

     

    Chart on the properties of cathode rays

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 72-73

    teachers book 4 pages 30-32

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 131-133

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 532,535-536

    Golden tips Physics pages 166-167

     

    3-4

     

    Cathode Rays

     

    The cathode rays Oscilloscope

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the functioning of the cathode ray oscilloscope

    Explain the functioning of a T.V tube

     

    Discussions of parts and functions of C.R.O

     

    Chart of parts and functions of C.R.O

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 73-75

    teachers book 4 pages 30-32

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 133-134

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 541-545

    Golden tips Physics pages 167-169

     

    5

     

    Cathode Rays

     

    The cathode rays of Oscilloscope

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the uses of a C.R.O

     

    Describing the working of a T.V tube

     

    T.V tube

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 73-75

    teachers book 4 pages 30-32

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 139

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 541-544

    Golden tips Physics pages 169

     

    7

     

    1-2

     

    Cathode Rays

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to solve problems involving cathode rays

     

    Problem solving

    discussions

     

    Quizzes

    Exercises

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 77-79

    teachers book 4 pages 32-34

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 142-143

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 554-555

    Golden tips Physics pages 170-171

     

    3-5

     

    X-Rays

     

    Production of X-rays

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Explain the production of x-rays

    State and explain the properties of X-rays

    Distinguish between hard and soft x-rays

     

    Demonstrations

    Discussions

    Calculations involving x-rays

     

    X-ray tube

    Charts

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 80-84

    teachers book 4 pages 35-36

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 144-148

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 545-547

    Golden tips Physics pages 171-173

     

    8

     

    1-2

     

    X-Rays

     

    Dangers of x-rays

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Explain and state the dangers of X-rays

    Highlight the precautions to be undertaken when handling x-rays

     

    Discussions

    Explanations

     

    Charts showing the dangers of x-rays

    Hospital with x-ray equipment

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 84

    teachers book 4 pages 35-36

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 149

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 546

    Golden tips Physics pages 173

     

    3

     

    X-Rays

     

    Uses of x-rays

     

    By the end of the lesson the learner should be able to

    State the uses of X-rays

    Explain the uses of X-rays

     

    Discussions

     

    Hospital with X-ray equipment

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 84

    teachers book 4 pages 35-36

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 148

    Golden tips Physics pages 174

     

    4-5

     

    X-Rays

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Solve problems involving X-rays

     

    Discussions

    Problem solving

     

    Quizzes

    Exercise

    Past papers questions

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 85-86

    teachers book 4 pages 36-37

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 146-147

    Golden tips Physics pages 172-173

     

    9

     

    1-2

     

     

    Photo Electric Effect

     

    Photo electric emissions

     

    By the end of the lesson ,the learner should be able to

    Perform simple experiments to illustrate photo electric effect

    Describe simple experiments to illustrate photoelectric effect

     

    Experiments

    discussions

     

    source of light

    Metallic surfaces

    Photo cell

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 87-88

    teachers book 4 pages 38-40

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 151-152

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 547

    Golden tips Physics pages 177

     

    3

     

    Photo-Electric

     

    Factors effecting photoelectric emissions

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    State the factors affecting photo-electric emission

    Explain the factors affecting the photoelectric emissions

     

    Discussions

    Demonstrations

     

    charts

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 88-90

    teachers book 4 pages 38-40

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 156-158

    Golden tips Physics pages 179

     

    4-5

     

    Photo-Electric

     

     

    Plank’s constant

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Define plank’s constant threshold frequency work function and photoelectric effect

    Explain threshold frequency, work function and photoelectric effect

     

    Discussions

    Demonstration

     

    charts

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 90-91

    teachers book 4 pages 38-40

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 153-156

    Golden tips Physics pages 177-179

     

    10

     

    1-5

     

    Photo-Electric

     

     

    The quantum theory of light

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Determine the energy of p photos

    Apply the equation E=hf to calculate the energy of photos

    Explain photoelectric effect using Einstein’s equation=hf+1/2mv2

     

    Discussions

    Calculations

     

    Chart on the use of Einstein’s equation

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 90-92

    teachers book 4 pages 38-40

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 153-156

    Golden tips Physics pages 178-180

     

    11

     

    1-3

     

    Photo-Electric

     

     

    Application of photoelectric effect

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Explain the working of a

    Photo emissive cell

    Photo conductive cell

    Photo voltaic cell

     

    Demonstrations

    Discussions

     

    Charts on the photo cell and how it works

    Solar panels

    Watch cells

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 92-93

    teachers book 4 pages 38-40

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 160-163

    Golden tips Physics pages 180-181

     

    4-5

     

    Photo-Electric Effect

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Solve problems involving photo-electric effect

     

    Questions and answers

     

    Set questions

    Projects

    Questions from past papers

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 94-95

    teachers book 4 pages 40-42

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 163-165

    Golden tips Physics p

    Questions from past papers

     

    12

     

    1-2

     

    Radio Activity

     

    Types of radiation

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Describe the three types of radiations produced by radioactive elements

     

    Discussions

     

    Radiation

    detectors

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 96-100

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 167-171

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 556-564

    Golden tips Physics pages 184-185

     

    3-4

     

    Radio-Activity

     

    Detecting nuclear radiations

     

    By  the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to explain how to detect radio-active emissions

     

    Demonstrations

    Discussions

     

     

    Radiation  detectors

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 96-100

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 172-175

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 556-564

    Golden tips Physics pages 185-186

     

    5

     

    Radio-Activity

     

    Detecting nuclear radiations

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to explain how a diffusion cloud chamber works

     

    Demonstrations

    discussions

     

    Radiation  detectors

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 100

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 173-174

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 557-558

    Golden tips Physics pages 189

    13 MID YEAR EXAMS
    14 PREPARATION OF REPORTS AND CLOSING

     

     

    PHYSICS SCHEMES OF WORK

    FORM FOUR

    TERM III

     

     

     

     

     

    REFERENCES:

    1. Secondary Physics KLB
    2. Comprehensive Secondary Physics
    3. Principles of Physics
    4. Golden Tips
    5. Teacher’s Book

     

     

    WKLSNTOPICSUB-TOPICOBJECTIVESL/ACTIVITIESL/T AIDSREFERENCEREMARKS
    11-5REPORTING AND REVISION OF LAST TERM’S EXAMS
     

    2

     

    1-2

     

    Radio-Activity

     

    Radio-active decay

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to define radio-active decay and half life

     

     

    discussion

     

    Charts on radio-active decay

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 100-102

    teachers book 4 pages 42-45

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 176-181

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 566-568

    Golden tips Physics pages 186-187

     

    3-5

     

    Radioactivity

     

    Nuclear fission and fusion

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Define nuclear fission and nuclear fusion

    Write balanced nuclear equations

    State the application of radioactivity

     

    Discussions

    Problem solving

     

    Periodic table

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 100-108

    teachers book 4 pages 42-45

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 181-184

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 573-578

    Golden tips Physics pages 190

     

    3

     

    1-3

     

    Radio-Activity

     

    Hazards of radioactivity

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

     

    Explain the dangers of radioactive emissions

     

     

     

    discussions

     

    diffusion cloud chamber

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 105-106

    teachers book 4 pages 42-45

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 182

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 565-566

    Golden tips Physics pages 190

     

    4-5

     

    Radio-Activity

     

    Revision

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to solve problems involving radioactivity and half life

     

    Questions and answers

     

    Set questions

    Past papers questions

    Exercises

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 105-106

    teachers book 4 pages 45-48

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 184-185

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 579-581

    Golden tips Physics pages 191

     

    4

     

    1-2

     

    Electronics

     

    Conductors and semi-conductors

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    Differentiate between conductors and semi-conductors

     

    Discussions

    Experiments

     

    Some semi-conductors

    Some insulator

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 110-111

    teachers book 4 pages 45-48

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 187-189

    Golden tips Physics pages 192-193

     

    3-5

     

    Electronics

     

    Intrinsic and extrinsic semi-conductors

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to:

    Explain doping in semi-conductors

    Explain the working of p-n junction diode

    Distinguish between intrinsic and extrinsic semi-conductors

     

    Discussions

    Experiments

     

    Samples of semi-conductors

    Complete circuit

    Transistors

    Junction diode

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 111-112

    teachers book 4 pages 48-52

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 189-194

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 547-550

    Golden tips Physics pages 193-196

     

    5

     

    1-5

     

    Electronics

     

    Characteristics of  p-n junction

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

     

    sketch the current voltage characteristics for a diode

     

     

     

    experiments

     

    junction diode

     

     

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 161-117

    teachers book 4 pages 48-52

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 189-194

    Golden tips Physics pages 194-196

     

    6

     

    1-5

     

    Electronics

     

    Applications of diodes

     

    By the end of the lesson, the learner should be able to

    explain the application of diodes in rectifications

     

     

    Discussions

    Questions and answers

     

    Chart showing the application of diode

    Comprehensive secondary physics students book 4 pages 117-120

    teachers book 4 pages 48-52

    Secondary physics KLB students book 4 page 198-201

    Principles of physics (M.Nelkon) pages 198-201

    Golden tips Physics pages 196-198

    7 REVISION FOR KCSE
    8 KCSE EXAMS