Secondary Physics Tutors & Secondary Physics Tuition

We are surrounded by physics all the time and whether we realise it or not, we use physics every day. Secondary physics lessons introduce children to a broader view of matter and energy and it has been said that studying physics helps develop critical thinking skills and problem-solving skills. Secondary physics tutors will cover topics such as: astronomy, electricity and magnetism, heat, energy, light and matter, electronics, sound waves and mechanics to help your child.

Learning secondary physics can often be difficult to understand. Helping your child grasp certain concepts can be difficult even for an adult. A private secondary physics tutor can make a world of difference to your child's science journey. First Tutors is the top site for matching parents to suitable secondary physics tutors and we are sure we can help you find the most suitable secondary physics tutor for your child.

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Jim (Mr)

Jim (Mr) - Winchester

I am an experienced, qualified teacher and tutor with a long record of success helping students overcome specific difficulties in physics and maths an...

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Jeannie (Mrs)

Jeannie (Mrs) - Dunfermline

I am an Honours graduate (Maths and Engineering). I have ten years experience in telecoms engineering/regulation roles and nine years experience as a ...

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Rahul (Dr)

Rahul (Dr) - Fulham

I am a trainee anaesthetist who graduated from Imperial College London. I offer help in several academic areas including mathematics, physics, chemist...

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Claire (Mrs) - Wimborne

I believe it is key to be able to explain science in simple terms. This is a necessary skill when teaching at all levels. Less scientifically minded p...

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John (Mr)

John (Mr) - Forest Hill

I hold a B.Sc in Maths, B.SC(Hons) degree in Chemistry, and a Masters Degree (by research) in Organic Chemistry. I have worked as a Senior Research Ch...

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Karen (Dr)

Karen (Dr) - Basingstoke

I've always enjoyed science and finding out how things work and why - but I especially love being able to teach others and share my knowledge and pass...

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Anupama (Mrs)

Anupama (Mrs) - Waterlooville

I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology (First class honours) and have a wide experience of working with children and adults of many diff...

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Andrew (Mr)

Andrew (Mr) - Nottingham

I am a professional online physics tutor and an excellent physics communicator. I have the ability, understanding and resources to get the best out of...

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Fiona (Mrs)

Fiona (Mrs) - Sidcup

* I currently have no after school or weekend spaces. My only remaining availability is weekdays during the day* I have recently left the NHS after 2...

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Jeff (Mr)

Jeff (Mr) - Cwmbran

I am fifty eight years of age. I have two degrees ( BSc (Hons)(2.1)(in theoretical chemistry) and B.A. (in general science)) I am also a Chartered Che...

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David (Mr)

David (Mr) - Malvern

I am a very successful teacher and tutor specialising in Physics, Maths, Chemistry, Biology and Combined Sciences . I have over twenty five years expe...

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Cavin (Mr) - Benfleet

With 16 years tutoring experience I consider myself to be probably the best Science/Biology tutor in South Essex and my record speaks for itself. I ha...

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Steve (Mr)

Steve (Mr) - Blandford Forum

Available during the school holidays only. I am an Oxford graduate who also runs a local youth work project. Tutoring provides a way for me both to en...

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Garry (Mr)

Garry (Mr) - Orpington

Hi my name is Garry and I live with my wife in Orpington. I have 3 M.Sc's in Mathematics, Astrophysics and Statistics and a PGCE in Mathematical educa...

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Romaric (Mr)

Romaric (Mr) - Louth

I am very passionate about learning, and the process of learning. I have recently finished a teaching post and I am constantly surprised by the unique...

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Sarma (Mr) - Chippenham

I like to be called Sam and I am a family man with children. They are all teenagers and so I have some time to teach privately. I have an excellent se...

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Mital (Mr)

Mital (Mr) - Barnet

Hello, My name is Mital and I graduated from University College London (UCL) with a 1st Class Honors degree in Chemistry (BSc). I am from Barnet in N...

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Amardeep (Mr) - Wolverhampton

I am a visiting lecturer in the University of Wolverhampton, an Independent Pharmacist Prescriber, a tutor, teach Pharmacy Pre-reg students and run Ph...

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Victoria (Ms) - Fareham

My passion is exploring life and the world around us, and when teaching Science I aim to enthuse my pupils with the wonders of our world. Science is a...

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Charlotte (Miss)

Charlotte (Miss) - Chiswick

*Only one place left for 16-17 academic year.* I am an experienced tutor who delivers the highest quality of one-to-one tutoring in my chosen subjects...

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Fun Secondary Physics Experiment - Static Electricity

A fun way to discover about positively and negatively charged particles using basic household items. Is it true that opposites attract?

Things you will need:

  • Two blown-up balloons with string attached
  • An aluminium can
  • Some woollen fabric
  • Your hair

What to do:

  • First rub the two balloons one-by-one against the woollen fabric.
  • Then try moving the balloons together. Are they attracted to each other?
  • Rub one of the balloons against your hair then slowly pull it away (do this in front of a mirror so you can see what happens).
  • Put the aluminium can on it's side on a table. Rub the balloon on your hair again then hold the balloon close to the can and watch as it rolls towards it. Slowly move the balloon away from the can and it will follow.

What you will see:

  • By rubbing the balloons against the woollen fabric you have created static electricity. This involves negatively charged particles (which are called electrons) jumping to positively charged objects.
  • When you rub the balloons against the fabric or your hair they become negatively charged, they have taken some of the electrons from the fabric or hair and left them positively charged.
  • It thus appears to be true when we say opposites attract. Your positively charges hair is attracted to the negatively charged balloon and will rise up to meet it.
  • This is also the case with the aluminium can which is drawn to the negatively charged balloon as the area near it becomes positively charged.

Secondary Physics Joke

Q: What did the receiver say to the radio wave?

Secondary Physics Fact

If you hold up a grain of sand, the patch of sky it covers contains ~10,000 galaxies!