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Electricity: Electricity

Books in our Library on Electricity

Online Books

Click on the cover to read. (These resources are only available within the school network.)


Library Webs

Visit Library Webs for a collection of web sites on energy sources. If accessing from home, you will need to log in: user name "pacific"; password "college".


Clickview Videos

Thirty-nine videos for Australian Curriculum code ACSSU097.

Videos from ABC Splash





DK Findout


Search World Book Student

Find a good summary of your topic, as well as web sites, primary sources and magazine articles.

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TigTag is a collection of Science video clips and associated activities on a range of topics for the primary school.

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Visit Scootle for the learning objects that are associated with this topic.

  • Circuit Collection - 11 digital resources on the topic of circuits
  • Energy Chains - a collection of 5 resources on building energy chains
  • Circulating ChargesThis resource, including student videos, provides opportunities for students to investigate the movement of electricity through electrical circuits. Students explore different ways to form a closed circuit to light a bulb, and classify materials as conductors or non-conductors (insulators) of electricity.
  • How a Rheostat WorksFind out how a rheostat may be used to control the current in an electric circuit.

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