This resource is 6 pages and it accompanies 6 segments of the television show Mythbusters. Each page contains conceptual questions that relate to the basic concepts of electricity. Rather than traditional viewing guides, these worksheets are used during or after the segment to assess application of Electricity to the situation presented by the Mythbusters. Some concepts illustrated in these episodes include conductors, insulators, current and voltage. Each segment contains between three and twelve questions. Episodes include
Appliances in the Tub
Lightning and Tongue Rings
Ben Franklin’s Kite
Cell Phones and Gas Stations
Using a Phone in a Lightning Storm
These segments can be found on youtube sometimes. You can also purchase entire segments on DVD from The Discovery Channel.