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De La Salle College Online - INSPIRING THE IMAGINATION AND SEEKING NEW HEIGHTS 10SCI Electricity Electricity is part of the Physical World  (Physics)
NZ Curriculum Level 5

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# Key words

ELECTRONS AND ELECTRICITY
-Explain how an atom's charged particles relate to electricity
-Explain the difference between static electricity and current
-Explain what charge separation is
-Explain how an electrical current forms
-Define conductors and insulators and give examples of both
-Explain the differences between current and voltage

ELECTRIC CIRCUITS
-Identify and use electrical symbols for circuit diagrams
-Draw simple circuit diagrams and components
-Describe how current flows in series and parallel circuits
-Describe how voltage is used in series and parallel circuits
-Predict ammeter and voltmeter readings in series and parallel circuits
-Explain how resistance is used to control current flow

POWER AND MAGNETISM
-Explain what power is related to electricity
-Define magnetism
-Describe uses of magnetic materials
-Describe how electromagnets work
-Describe some applications of electromagnets
electricity
charge
electron
static
circuit
current
voltage
conductors
insulators
cell
battery
switch
resistor
resistance
lamp
ammeter
voltmeter
series
parallel
power
positive
negative
magnetism
electromagnets

# Resources

ELECTRONS AND ELECTRICITY
ELECTRIC CIRCUITS
POWER AND MAGNETISM