EASY! Create a Light Up Card | STEM, STEAM, LEDs Circuits, Maker Space Activity

Brain Brigade
Grade Levels
3rd - 9th, Homeschool
Formats Included
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8 pages
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This step-by-step tutorial walks you through the process of making a greeting card where the Christmas Tree actually glows along with your children's faces! Fill your classroom with these cards of joy and deLIGHT your students and their parents! This holiday greeting card is constructed using various math and science principles including measurement, metric system and parallel circuits. The project is a great introduction to working with circuits, copper tape and LEDs. Once your students grasp this simple circuit card, let them loose! You’ll be amazed at the light up projects that they will make.

This card is perfect for use in a Maker Space or as a holiday or Christmas classroom project.

**DOWNLOAD EARLY! There are items you must purchase online to do this project!**

Included in this download:
*Materials list and specific links to order SMD LEDs quickly and easily
*Step-by-step tutorial with color photos
*Printable Christmas Tree card and circuit map

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Total Pages
8 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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