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Title Balloons and Static Electricity | Remote Lab
Description This lesson uses PocketLab Notebook software to deliver lessons to students with the simulation embedded. Students will be able to describe and draw models for common static electricity concepts. (transfer of charge, induction, attraction, repulsion, and grounding)
Subject Physics
Level Middle School
Type Guided Activity, Homework, Lab, Remote Learning
Duration 60 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords balloons, electricity, notebook, pocketlab, static
Simulation(s) Balloons and Static Electricity (HTML5), Balloons and Static Electricity


Author(s) PocketLab
Contact Email support@thepocketlab.com
School / Organization PocketLab
Date submitted 6/22/21
Date updated 6/22/21