Discover the science behind how electricity is generated
Discover the science behind how electricity is generated.
Students will see if they can make the lights come on with your own generator and test out different designs of wind turbines to see which is the most efficient for converting wind energy into electrical power. They’ll watch the sparks fly when we demonstrate our Wimshurst machine.
This workshop isn’t available between 13 November – 22 December 2023. See details of our alternative seasonal workshops during this period.
- KS3 Electricity and Electromagnetism
- KS3 Forces & motion
- KS3 Energy
- KS3 Working scientifically
- KS3 Design Technology
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