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Junior Solar Sprint Series: Electrical PowerLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Through scientific inquiry, middle schoolers discover how to arrange solar cells in order to produce electricity. This activity is intended to prepare learners to be able to design and construct solar cars. As with other resources...
How Do You Make Electricity from Coal?Lesson Planet
9 mins 8th - 10th
Using 3D animations, pupils are given a tour of a power plant and taught the step-by-step process of burning coal to generate electricity. The animations are engaging and educational. Your young scientists will grow in their knowledge of...
Electrical Power, Conductors, and Your Dream Home: Crash Course Engineering #21Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th
Have young engineers always wondered how a light bulb works? Now's their chance. Viewers of an illuminating YouTube video learn about electric current, conductivity, and resistance. They see how engineers use low-conductivity conductors...
Fossil-Fuelled Electricity - How it WorksLesson Planet
2 mins 5th - 8th
Thermal power is electricity generated by the burning of fossil fuels. Through a series of video clips and computer animations, youngsters learn about how coal is used to produce useful electricity. The website provides quizzes that are...
Methods of Power- Solar, Hydrogen, and ElectricLesson Planet
7th - 11th
Students examine solar, hydrogen, electric power. In this research based lesson, students will do simple investigations, view videos, discuss, and research how these three types of energy are used for power. They illustrate a...
Electric Current: The Light Output from a Light BulbLesson Planet
5th - 7th
Students investigate the energy used by a light bulb. In this electrical energy lesson, students conduct an investigation to explain the relationship between the output of light and the electrical power used by a light bulb.
Toward a Smarter GridLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you realize that the latest innovations in technology get their electrical power from a system that's 100 years old? Help pupils make sense of the power grid using a short video and related questions. The lesson, part of NOVA's...
Solar Kit Lesson #15 - Solar-Powered Electrolysis of Water and the Hydrogen EconomyLesson Planet
10th - 12th
An outstanding lesson awaits your physics fledglings! After reading about how hydrogen can act as an energy carrier, they examine the electrolysis of water using solar power. They test the gases produced for flammability and will...