Use these selected websites for students to explore as part of their investigation.

The School District of Philadelphia

Electromagnet Activity
This interactive site challenges students to adjust an electromagnet to give it the strength it needs to pick up paperclips.

The Theater of Electricty
Students can take a trip online to visit the Theater of Electricty at the Museum of Science, Boston.

Energy Quest
This site from the California Energy Commission has lots of fun information and activities for students.

Changing Circuits
At this interactive site, you can try building a circuit to light a bulb.

Who Can Resist?
This activity challenges you to determine if an object is a conductor or an insulator. | © 2007 The Franklin Institute - All rights reserved.