Electricity Workshop

Build circuits in the classroom to learn about electricity

This electricity workshop for schools covers curriculum-based topics such as voltage, current, resistance, power, insulation, conductivity, series, and parallel circuits. Moreover, students will gain an in-depth understanding of how batteries and generators work.

Format

We can deliver sessions in parallel.
1 instructor can deliver the following in a full day:
Primary: 3 sessions x 1.5hrs
(30 students per session)
Secondary: 4 sessions x 1hr 15mins
(20 students per session)
Contact us for larger events.

Age Group

Year 2 - Year 13
KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5

Learn How Electricity Generators Work

Students will generate electricity using mini generators and learn about electromagnetism.

Mini-windmill-generator

Build Circuits on Breadboards

Build series and parallel circuits on breadboards to understand the relationship between voltage and current.

LED-circuit

Build a Touch Switch Circuit

Build a touch switch circuit and turn on an LED.

Transistor-LED-circuit

All About Power

Learn about power ratings of items and how our robots are powered!

Robots

Typical Workshop Day

* The activities may vary depending on the length of the workshops and the age and ability of the students.