4 episodes

Looking at study strategies and tips to make IB Physics as easy and enjoyable as possible (while still getting top marks!)

Stress Free IB Physics Sally Weatherly

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Looking at study strategies and tips to make IB Physics as easy and enjoyable as possible (while still getting top marks!)

    The IB Physics Supernatural Force That Will Make You Believe In Magic!

    The IB Physics Supernatural Force That Will Make You Believe In Magic!

    Do you believe in magic?

    I do!

    I’ve been teaching the International Baccalaureate (IBDP) Physics specification since 2004 and I believe in magic…. (not sure about ghosts though - they freak me out!)

    Today, all you IB Physics students out there - I have the supernatural force that will make you believe in magic too.

    I have my magic marking grid

    Sound good?

    In this podcast, I’ll share how EXACTLY how to use my magic tool to overcome this common problem in IB Physics:

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    Despite the fact that you understand the material fairly well, you don't seem to be able to apply it thoroughly in exam questions

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    So grab your headphones and click to listen — just wait until you see what’s possible!

    Here’s a glance at this episode…

    [00:30] What supernatural forces are at play in IB Physics

    [01:19] Why you should focus on improving your problem-solving skills in IB Physics

    [02:00] The two main questions I am asked by IB Physics students all over the world

    [04:13] My GUARANTEE when using the magic marking grid

    [04:42] Where to get your own free copy of the magic marking grid

    [05:11] How to use the magic marking grid to improve your scores in IB Physics questions

    [12:22] I promise it works BUT, and there is a BUT...

    • 13 min
    Why You Should Throw All Your IB Physics Class Notes In The Bin!

    Why You Should Throw All Your IB Physics Class Notes In The Bin!

     
    This may come as a bit of a surprise.... but I think you should throw all your physics notes in the bin. Now. Before your exams.
    If you are being honest with yourself, are your class notes organised, useful and structured? Do they contain all the vital information you need to memorise before the exams? 

    OR

    Are your class notes made up of lots of different piles of 'stuff'? Maybe come calculation answers on some pages, some random class notes on other pages, some is marked by your teacher, some isn't.....?

    Honestly. Throw it all in the bin and I'll show you how to get organised.

    I'll show you how to get EVERYTHING you need to know condensed into two sides of A4 paper.

    Sound good?

    In this podcast, I’ll share how EXACTLY to condense every IB Physics topic into one piece of paper. I'll also explain why you should do it. Listen closely because this advice might revolutionise the way you study ALL of your IB subjects.

    So grab your headphones and click to listen — just wait until you see what’s possible!

    Here’s a glance at this episode…

    [00:56] Why my birthday has been ruined since I was 17

    [02:16] Why I answered in French for many of my final physics exams questions in high school

    [03:33] The 'know-it-all' who I disliked at school but changed the way I study FOREVER!

    [02:27] Unlock your passion for problem-solving

    [04:30] How condensing my notes into 2 sides of A4 completely changed my academic study

    [06:25] WHY you should NOT use pre-written revision notes (or somebody else's)

    [08:26] HOW exactly to write these condensed notes (FREEBIE INCLUDED!)

    [15:48]  Am I the Maria Kondo of class notes? Throw them in the bin (or burn them!)

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    www.gradepod.com/study for the IB Physics Starter Study Kit

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    • 17 min
    5 Tips For IB Physics (Year 1) To Help Overcome That 😱 Feeling…!

    5 Tips For IB Physics (Year 1) To Help Overcome That 😱 Feeling…!

    Do you ever have that feeling when everything is just WTF?
    It's tough to keep up with your IB Physics homework and it seems like there are never enough hours in the day.

    If you don’t think it’s possible to feel totally on top of your IB Physics classwork AND be confident of getting that coveted 7 in IB Physics …you’ve never met me!

    I've been teaching IB physics for 12 years. I’m also the author of “7 Simple Steps to Achieving a 7 in IB Physics” which teaches students the strategies needed to achieve top marks in IB Physics in the most efficient and effective way.

    In this podcast, I’ll share 5 tips that will help you get started on your IB Physics journey. Listen closely because these five tips will make all the difference!

    So grab your headphones and click to listen — just wait until you see what’s possible!

    Here’s a glance at this episode…

    [00:10] What might drive you to the WTF moment in IB

    [00:43] The hard fact you’ll have to face to succeed in IB Physics

    [01:29] You probably won’t want to follow this super practical tip but I promise that only 15 minutes will change your exam preparation for good!

    [02:27] Unlock your passion for problem-solving

    [03:36] Make it your mission to find these resources to revolutionise your ability in IB Physics class tests

    [04:04] What NOT to say to your IB Physics teacher!

    [06:20] How to get your hands on your own free IB Physics: Starter Study Pack AND get more help from Sally Weatherly

    Click here to listen!

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    “I truly appreciate the time you put into helping IB Physics students succeed!” If you feel that same - I'd really appreciate a review. Click here, scroll to the bottom, tap to rate with five stars, and select “Write a Review.” Then be sure to let me know what you loved most about the episode!

    Also, if you haven’t done so already, subscribe to the podcast.. Subscribe now!

    LINKS MENTIONED IN THIS PODCAST:


    www.gradepod.com/study for the IB Physics Starter Study Kit

    OTHER WAYS TO ENJOY THIS POST:


    Read the transcript below
    Download on iTunes

    • 6 min

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