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It’s packed full of useful information about electricity and keeping safe for 7 – 14 year olds, teachers and parents.
Learn about batteries, circuits and keeping safe with electricity. Play the Circuit Builder and take the Electric Journey!
Find out how electricity gets to your home and how to stay safe near power lines. Take the Electric Journey and explore how electricity gets from power station to plug socket!
Lesson plans, interactives and downloadable resources to help teach your pupils about electricity and electricity safety.
Never touch electric switches or sockets with wet hands. Water conducts electricity - you could easily be electrocuted.
What is a volt? And why is it called a volt? The volt measures electromotive force. It was named after the Italian inventor Alessandro Volta (1745-1827)