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How a Circuit Works

Students discover the basic principles of circuits by designing and testing some of their own. They are told that circuits usually have a power source such as a battery and a resistor such as a light. Students make a circuit using a battery, light bulb and the two pieces of wire.

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5th - 8th
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
45 mins
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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