Introducing Circuits

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Launch resources

Testing Circuits video

Short video in which a presenter demonstrates an experiment based around creating and testing circuits (4:53).

Video

Scrambled Sentences activity sheet

Pupils help Beepy to unscramble sentences about staying safe around electricity.

Worksheet

Electric Circuit Challenge activity sheet

Pupils predict which circuit will light the bulb - then test whether they're right.

Worksheet

Electricity Hunt activity sheet

Pupils find and draw pictures of things around the home that use mains electricity and batteries.

Worksheet

The Electric Circuit Song activity sheet

Songs lyrics to be sung to well-known tunes to reinforce key vocabulary on the topic of electricity.

Worksheet

Parents' Notes

Information sheet for parents on how they can support their child's learning on the topic of electricity at home.

Information booklet

Teachers' Notes

Electricity teachers' notes.

Teachers' Notes