Strand: Physical Sciences
Electricity and Energy program content
Energy use and electricity are crucial in our daily lives. Imagine life without mobile phones, computers, ATMs and air conditioners. Find out about energy in the home, electrical circuits, batteries, switches, light globes, heaters, conductors and insulators. How can we use the sun, wind, water and even rubbish to produce electricity? Finish with the explosive energy of flour.
Year 6 – Energy from a variety of sources can be used to generate electricity.
Year 6 – Electrical circuits provide a means of transferring and transforming electricity
Sustainability – cross curriculum priority
Primary Science Understandings
- Yr5 – Electricity
- Yr6 – Energy
What the teachers said about the Electricity and Energy show
“Fantastic show as before. Such a variety of ages and it all worked so well. I loved how there were so many opportunities for volunteers. We would not hesitate to have you come out again. Wonderfully entertaining and educational – Thank you Mick!”