Year 4 Electricity Making Switches Teaching PowerPoint

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  • , rated this resource Jun 16th
  • As part of Year 4 Science lessons about electricity and circuits

    , Aug 24th
  • Introducing switches in Y4 before asking children to design a burglar alarm.
    This file name is the same as the 'Creating Circuits' PPT. Change the name of the file if you are using both PPTs.

    , Apr 14th
  • Hoping to use in follow up lesson tomorrow when we will create switches for our interactive maps in Year Four, Wish me luck!

    , Feb 12th
    • I love the idea of an interactive map. Could you give me some more information on what you did?

      , Mar 22nd
  • To Support our DT unit

    , Jan 4th
This is the first powerpoint in a series of three for the Y4 Electricity Unit. There are comprehensive teachers notes covering all the electricity work in Key Stage 2 including the notes from this powerpoint. In this lesson children will learn what a switch does and how to make switches. Remember to begin each lesson with a discussion about staying safe with electricity. You may want to start the unit with a lesson on staying safe with electricity, pointing out the difference between mains appliances and battery powered ones.
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  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » Science » Lower Key Stage 2 » Year 4 » Electricity » Construct a simple series electrical circuit, identifying and naming its basic parts, including cells, wires, bulbs, switches and buzzers
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