(adopted from the resource letter of Ms Chung Ka Man's M.Phil thesis. Copyright Department of Physics CUHK)
International web sites
- Busy Teachers' WebSite K-12
Provides a lot of useful links with brief descriptions. Additionally, a special tool called "Trip Planner Inventory" is available here. It first asks teachers to complete a survey, and then provides a customized school improvement inventory profile according to their response.
- Discovery Channel School
Provides teachers with many innovative teaching materials. It also provides students and parents with enjoyable learning resources and valuable advice.
- Department of Education, University of Technology, Sydney
Introduce the current research programs and research papers related to science teaching and learning, conducted by the faculty of education at University of Technology, Sydney.
- Australasian Science Education Research Association Ltd. (ASERA)
It provides information on the annual conference related to science education organized by ASERA.
- Post 16 Initiative
Provides different kinds of information and resources for supporting the new advanced level physics curriculum in UK.
- Understanding Physics Project (UPP)
Provides information on the contextual approach on teaching, including some sample teaching materials related to physics.
- Science Stream, Online Science Resources, Monash University
Provides guidelines for lesson planning and links to different kinds of science teaching materials. It also has discussion forums with a variety of topics.
- Multimedia Activities
An interactive web site that collects many simulations for teaching the concepts in mechanics, wave motion, E & M, optics, astronomy, life science, etc.
- Context Rich Problems On Line Archive
A question bank which provides many context rich problems for assessing students on the concepts related to mechanics and E & M.
- Virtual Labs and Simulations
Many virtual laboratories and simulations are categorized and linked.
- Science NetLinks
Provides lots of ideas on classroom activities, together with related articles and useful links.
- Physical Science Resource Center (PSRC)
A resource center organized by American Association
of Physics Teacher which provides many useful teaching materials
links such as demonstration and online laboratories, teachers' notes,
educational shareware, curriculum, etc.
Local web sites
- Physics World
A physics resource centre organized by the Education Department, HKSAR and the Department of Physics at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Many types of IT teaching materials are provided. A teachers' forum and a question bank are in place for teachers to share teaching materials and experience.
- Secondary 1 Science, Education Department of the HKSAR Government
This site is organized by Education Department of the HKSAR Government It aims at providing supportive resources such as teaching notes, a teacher forum and useful links, for S1-S3 integrated science teaching.
- Hong Kong Education City, Hong Kong Cyber Campus
A resources center organized by Education Department, HKSAR links many useful web sites. Teaching materials like video clips, PowerPoint notes and other related educational software are provided.