Electric Circuits Online Lab

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Excellent online lab to get your students thinking about, measuring and building a variety of series and parallel circuits. This dry lab is step by step containing 28 slides and will guide your students smoothly from one process to the next allowing them to build their knowledge at their own pace.

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This lesson can also be found bundled in my Current Electricity and Circuits - Complete 5E Lesson Bundle. If you'd like to take a look, please CLICK HERE.


Specific topics covered in the lab:

- Building Series and Parallel Circuits

- Measuring Voltage (V)

- Measuring Current (I)

- Calculating Resistance (R)

- Determine the effect of changing V, I and R on bulb brightness

- Calculation practice

This lab is excellent as an inquiry activity, formative assessment or formal lab.


If you're interested in electricity, the individual Electricity Lessons I have available can be accessed below.

Lesson 1 - Electricity

Lesson 2 - Solving Circuit Diagrams

Lesson 3 - Power and Electrical Energy

Lesson 4 - Resistance

Lesson 5 - Electric Circuits Online Lab

Lesson 6 - Electrical Safety in the Home

Lesson 7 - How is electricity produced?

Lesson 8 - Static Electricity

Lesson 9 - Charging by Friction, Contact and Induction

Lesson 10 - Static Electricity Applications

I also have a range assignments and lessons/units from other grade levels at my store.Please CLICK HERE to have a look around and don’t forget to follow if you like what you see.

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