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Circuits and Electricity

  • Electricity Treasure Hunt PDF Document - How electricity and circuits are used in real life? Contributed by BP Educational Service.
  • Circuits Vocabulary PDF Document - Can you rearrange the words to make sentences about keeping safe with electricity? Contributed by BP Educational Service.
  • Electricity Vocabulary Starter PDF Document - Play this fun game where children carry out an action to describe seven electricity words. Contributed by BP Educational Service.
  • Using Electricity Powerpoint Presentation - A presentation that is full of information about electricity. Contributed by Michael.
  • Using Electricity Stories Word Document - A set of stories, linked to the presentation listed above. Contributed by Michael.
  • Circuit Symbols 1 Word Document - Can your pupils copy these circuit symbols correctly? Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Circuit Symbols 2 Word Document - Another set of circuit symbols for children to copy carefully. Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Name the Circuit Symbol Word Document - Look at the circuit symbols and name what they represent. Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Making a Circuit Word Document - Information for pupils about circuits and how they work. Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Drawing Circuits Word Document - Ask your pupils to use this worksheet to help them draw circuits using the correct symbols. Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Circuits Missing Words Word Document - Can your pupils use their knowledge of circuits to fill in the missing words on this sheet? Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Make the Circuit Work Word Document - Will your pupils be able to make their circuits work using these worksheets? Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Switches Word Document - A worksheet which helps children to investigate switches. Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.
  • Electrical Energy 1 Word Document - A poster to show the different types of energy that electrical energy can change into. Contributed by Imam Bendjedidi.
  • Electrical Energy 2 Word Document - Ask children to identify the type of energy that each electrical device is producing. Contributed by Imam Bendjedidi.
  • Conductors and Insulators Word Document - A worksheet which children can use as part of their investigations into which materials are conductors and which are insulators. Contributed by Iman Bendjedidi.

  • Circuit Symbols and Diagrams - Includes two worksheets:
    1) A useful reference sheet which shows the different circuit symbols.
    2) A worksheet which tests the children's ability to identify complete circuits by looking at circuit diagrams.
  • Conductors and Insulators - How to test materials to see if they are conductors or insulators.
  • Circuits and Conductors PDF File - A complete set of plans (in PDF), contributed by Carl Wood, related to QCA Unit 4F.
  • Conductors Senteo Quiz Smart Notebook Senteo Quiz - Interactive 'Conductors' quiz, requiring Smart Notebook and Senteo software. Contributed by Steve Kirkpatrick and based upon BBC Bitesize.
  • Circuits Senteo Quiz Smart Notebook Senteo Quiz - Interactive 'Circuits' quiz, requiring Smart Notebook and Senteo software. Contributed by Steve Kirkpatrick and based upon BBC Bitesize.
  • Circuit Investigation PDF File - A PDF worksheet which can be used to record the results of a circuit investigation. Contributed by Julie Hopkins.
  • Electricity Chain Cards Word Document - A set of 10 set loop cards which Catherine Russell made for the Year 4 Electricity and conductors unit. She printed 3 sets for her class, each set on a different coloured card so that they could be used as individual sets or all together.
  • Static Electricity Word Document - Three activities for a lesson introducing static activity. Designed to be used with three stations, with the children rotating between them. Contributed by Angela Langlois.
  • Electricity Display Sign PDF File - Share learning intentions with pupils with this display sign. Contributed by Rachel Simpson.
  • A brief history of electricity and magnetism PDF File - A detailed infographic about electricity and magnetism. Contributed by Matt Newby.
  • Electrostatics Word Document - A number of activities, designed to provide students with situations where static electricity is generated and how it can affect other objects. Contributed by Mairi MacDonald.
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