I have used a range of electrical components to help to make a variety of circuits for differing purposes. I can represent my circuit using symbols and describe the transfer of energy around the circuit.

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Benchmarks:

· Designs and builds a variety of electrical circuits for differing purposes, using an increasing range of components.

· Draws circuit diagrams using appropriate symbols to denote a bulb, switch, motor, bell, buzzer, wires, cell and a battery.

· Describes how components in a circuit transfer energy into different forms.

Angus Council Repacked Outcomes Medium Term Plan

2 Electricity.doc

Larbert Cluster Electricity PowerPoint with activities & teaching points

Electricity.pptx

Doodle Bots, Draw Bots & Junk Bots

This pack contains everything you need to deliver a short IDL project with pupils making a range of different 'bots'.

How to Make an Angus Bot.pdf

Exemplar Lesson Ideas: Apprentice Electrician

STEM Learning Resource Packs, include lesson plans, activity sheets and presentations

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Electricity: It's Electric

BBC Bitesize Class Clips

IET Education: Fruit Lights

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IET Education: Clever Circuits

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IET Education: Homemade Doorbells

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Squishy Circuits!

STEM Learning Resource Packs, include lesson plans, activity sheets and presentations

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Circuit Clowns

This activity could be tweaked, using cardboard instead of wood to make the frame. Depending on the time of year or other topics being studied different faces could be drawn / painted on the cardboard.

Electricity

Hamilton Trust Resources: Electric Art

Makerspaces: How to make an Artbot