Static Electricity Reading Activity

Static Electricity Reading Activity
Static Electricity Reading Activity
Static Electricity Reading Activity
Static Electricity Reading Activity
Static Electricity Reading Activity
Static Electricity Reading Activity
Static Electricity Reading Activity
Static Electricity Reading Activity
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Teach your students all about static electricity, friction, and their charges with this four-page nonfiction reading packet. Students will study both static electricity and lightning. Students will understand what it is, how it is formed, the charges involved, friction, static discharge, and how lightning is formed through static electricity.

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Students will learn:

  • What static electricity is
  • How it is formed
  • Negative charges and how they impact static electricity
  • Friction and static discharge
  • How lightning is formed

This lesson includes:

  • Four worksheets of reading on static electricity and comprehension questions to assess student learning
  • Answer key

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  • Perfect addition to my fourth grade class.

These worksheets can be used in a whole class lesson, in small groups or is great as a homework assignment.

This product was designed and used with my grade 7 small group and inclusion physical science students. It comes in color, blackline master and with an answer key.


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4 plus answer key
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Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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