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Build a Simple Circuit

Students construct an extremely simple series circuit that powers a lamp on and off with a switch. They are in groups of 4 and are given a set of components and have to build the circuit working together as a group. Finally, they have to explain how it works and answer some other simple questions.

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Resource Details

Grade
2nd - 5th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
30 mins
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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Included Materials
  • Project

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