ERIC Number: ED259884
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Electrical and Chemical Experiments...from Edison.
Schultz, Robert F.
Background information, lists of materials needed, and procedures are provided for 12 electrochemistry experiments. The experiments involve investigating: (1) a simple electrical circuit; (2) how a doorbell works; (3) how a two-way switch works; (4) conductors and insulators; (5) controlling current with a pencil; (6) what an electrolyte is; (7) electricity from a lemon; (8) the first electric battery; (9) gases from electrified salt water; (10) ink for secret messages; (11) carbon dioxide (the fire killer); and (12) candy crystals from a sugar solution. Diagrams illustrating procedures and/or equipment are included when applicable. (JN)
Descriptors: Chemistry, Electricity, Elementary School Science, Intermediate Grades, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Experiments, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science
Thomas Alva Edison Foundation, 21000 West 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48075 ($.75 each; 3 for $2.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Thomas Alva Edison Foundation, Southfield, MI.