This package of learning activities on Electricity and Magnetism contains two PowerPoints with associated completion notes, a student practice quiz, two tests, three worksheets and links to online lab activities and animations.
Some of the topics addressed in the electricity unit include the law of charges, electric fields, three methods of producing electric charge, static and current electricity, Ohm's Law including calculations, series/parallel circuits and electric power. Magnetism topics addressed include magnetic poles, lines of force, domains, temporary and permanent magnets, demagnetization of magnets, the Earth and other celestial bodies as magnets, the interaction of magnetism and electricity and electromagnets.
The zip file with these activities contains 37 pages of student handouts. Answer keys for these items are included which are not included in the page count for these activities. The specific contents include:
-- Electric Charges and Circuits Completion Notes (10 pages)
-- PowerPoint to accompany Electric Charges and Circuits Completion Notes (34 slides)
-- Marzano self assessment scale with learning goals for Electric Charges and Circuits (2 pages)
-- Electricity Worksheet # 1 with key (3 pages) (16 mixed format questions)
-- Electricity Worksheet # 2 with key (2 pages) (22 mixed format questions)
-- Electric Charges and Current Practice Test with key (5 pages and 49 mixed format questions)
-- Electricity Test with key (4 pages and 33 mixed format questions)
-- Magnetism Completion Notes (8 pages)
-- PowerPoint to accompany Magnetism Completion Notes (23 slides)
-- Marzano self assessment scale with learning goals for Magnetism (2 pages)
-- Magnetism Homework with key (8 pages) (53 mixed format questions)
-- Magnetism Test with key (4 pages) (23 mixed format questions)
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