This engaging hands-on unit teaches students about electrical circuits.
Here's what's included:
Activity 1: Light it Up!: Students investigate different ways to light a light bulb using a wire, a bulb, and a battery.
Activity 2: Insulators and Conductors: Students investigate a variety of materials to see which ones conduct electricity and which do not.
Activity 3: : Switch it On, Switch it Off: Students use materials to make a switch for a simple circuit.
Activity 4: All In A Row: Students build and investigate a series circuit.
Activity 5: Side By Side: Students build and investigate a parallel circuit.
Activity 6: Unit Review
A Post Test and Grading Rubric are also included.
3 Mini Posters of a bulb, series, and parallel circuits included.
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Magnetism and Electricity Bundle
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