We found 952 resources with the concept electricity
Episode 2.2: The Problem
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewSchool's out ... forever? Episode two in a seven-part Global Problem Solvers series follows the team as they touch down in hurricane-ravaged Tampa. After meeting with a local principal and teacher, the group begins to formulate a plan to...
Nanotechnology: A World of New Possibilities
7th - 9th
New ReviewGood things come in small packages. A four-lesson unit plan provides educators with a framework for teaching about nanotechnology. The lesson looks at how nanotechnology relates to water purification, cancer treatment, solar energy, and...
The History of Electrical Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #4
9 mins 9th - 12th
Did you know that a murder helped the electric telegraph become famous? The fourth of 46 videos in the Crash Course Engineering series focuses on electrical engineering, its history, and its myriad applications. It breaks the field into...
Electricity: Sources, Usage, Challenges, and the Future
9th - 12th
What does the future of energy look like? Junior engineers collaborate to discover a solution to the global energy crisis during a very hands-on lesson. The unit focuses on learning through collaboration to develop a deep understanding...
How to Shrink a Quarter with Electricity
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Electrocuting metal until it shrinks sounds crazy, but it happens! Part of a larger physics playlist an intriguing video explains how an electromagnet shrinks any metal coin. The narrator discusses the electric and magnetic forces as...
Why Outlets Spark When Unplugging—EMF and Inductors
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever observed a spark when unplugging something? An engaging video series covering physics concepts tackles why this happens and if you should be concerned. Learn about inductors, Faraday's Law of Induction, and watch sparks fly!
Can You Solve the $20 Riddle?
11 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Do your young scientists love a good brain teaser? A video from an extensive physics playlist introduces a creative way to work those critical thinking skills. Watch as the host works through the scenarios that involve logic, statistics,...
Thomas Edison: The Wizard of Menlo Park
1st - 6th CCSS: Designed
What would change in your daily life due to a power outage? Here, learners explore the inventions brought to us by the one and only, Thomas Edison, and imagine a day without them. Scholars take part in a grand conversation and write a...
World's First Electric Generator
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Michael Faraday built the first electric generator more than 180 years ago. People on the street explore the same concepts pupils do while watching the informative video. An explanation of the scientific principles behind magnetism,...