We found 134 resources with the concept static electricity
5 Fun Physics Phenomena
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMagnetic cereal? Bendable water? Young scientists study five physics phenomena by watching a video from the Veritasium playlist. The narrator accompanies each demonstration with descriptions of what is happening—or appears to be happening.
Five Physics Experiments for the Holidays!
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Some times of the year seem too busy for physics experiments. Fear not; a video explains five fast experiments using household materials. From creating CO2 to messing with static electricity, scholars enjoy playing with science. Besides,...
Why Does Glitter Stick to Everything?
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Glitter, glitter, everywhere! It seems no matter how carefully people apply glitter, it sticks to everything. The video focuses on the science behind the spread of glitter. Through an examination of static electricity, Van der Waals...
Electromagnetism - Electrostatic Force: The Four Fundamental Forces of Physics #4a
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An electrifying video explains the electricity portion of the electromagnetic force. It connects everything from lightning to static electricity. Diagrams and a visual aid assist in clarifying the role of electrons to the process to...
Balloons and Static Electricity
4th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Like all electricity, static electricity flows at the speed of light, or 186,282 miles/second. The interactive simulation shows how like charges repel like charges and opposites attract. The user can choose either one or two balloons, a...
The Science of Static Electricity
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Add some spark to your physical science instruction with this short video on static electricity. Taking a look at the fundamental structure of atoms, this fun film explains how rubbing objects together can cause electrons to move from...
Bill Nye The Science Guy on Static Electricity
2 mins 4th - 8th
Shock viewers with this video clip about static electricity! Bill Nye sports a wacky wig and explains how electrons get stored up on the surface of a Van de Graff generator and then jump onto a metal ball. If you do not have your own Van...