Make a decoration or card that lights up!
(Whilst learning about electrical circuits)
+ Learn about insulators, conductors and circuits
+ The older groups will also learn about circuit diagrams and symbols and why electricity can travel through some materials and not others.
Tuesday 14th December
5-8s group: 11 - 11:50am (UK GMT)
9-13s group: 1 - 1:50pm (UK GMT)
11-15s group: 2:10 - 3pm (UK GMT)
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Equipment (To join an entirely optional practical)
It is a good idea to have a whiteboard or paper, pen, ruler and calculator to hand in each session.
- One or two LEDs (Light Emitting Diodes), any colour, 3mm or 5mm. Easy and cheap to buy online such as these (no affiliation, just an example)
- “Coin” batteries (1 for each LED) (CR2032 3V type). Warning: swallowing these batteries can cause severe injuries, keep them away from young children and pets. Easy to buy online such as this, or in bargain / pound shops. (no affiliation, just an example).
- Black card or paper (not essential but looks good!)
- Glue stick
- Sticky tape
- Scissors (take care with sharps)
- Marker pen or felt tips
- Silver / gold pens if possible
- Paper clips (not plastic coated) 10 minimum.
- Thick corrugated card
- Drawing pins or split pins (take care with sharps).
Links suggest sources of appropriate resources (no affiliation)
Price is for one student for one session.
Upon booking you will receive a photography consent form and opportunity to let us know your child's name and about any Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).
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