Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS):
4-PS3-2. Make observations to provide evidence that energy can be transferred from place to place by sound, light, heat, and electric currents.
Objective: Students will examine electric current flow and electrical conductors and insulators in order to explain the difference between the two.
Lesson Introduction (~15-20 minutes)
- Students will complete the readings “How Do Electrons Move Along a Wire” and “Conductors and Insulators: What are they?”
- Students will complete Quiz #1 questions
- Students will watch the Ring Toss demo video
- Students will complete Quiz #2