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STEM Grades K-3

Testing for Static Electricity

Testing for Static Electricity

In this video segment adapted from ZOOM, cast members test for the presence of static electricity using a device called an electroscope.

Snap, Crackle, Jump

Snap, Crackle, Jump

Use static electricity to make your cereal come to life, in this activity from Zoom.

Cyberchase | Cooking with the Sun Activity

Cyberchase | Cooking with the Sun Activity

Students will learn how to collect energy from the sun, convert it to electricity, and store it for use at night or on cloudy days.

STEM Grades 5-8

Electricity: Generation, Transmission, and Distribution

Electricity: Generation, Transmission, and Distribution

Learn how electricity moves from a power plant to your home, school or local business.

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Electrical Messages

Electrical Messages

Use batteries, buzzers, and wires to make a communication device. This activity from Zoom focuses on circuits and experimentation.

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Let’s Make Some Static!

Let’s Make Some Static!

In this lesson, based on the Science Friday video Bringing Down the Bolt, students will generate static electricity by rubbing or “charging” a balloon.

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Electric Girl

Electric Girl

ZOOM shows, experimenting with electricity in a safe environment can be fun.

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