Learning Targets for this lesson include: (NGSS: MS-PS2-5)
Hair and a balloon. Just why would rubbing a balloon on hair make it stand on end. Take a look!
Make sparks fly with John Travoltage. Wiggle Johnnie's foot and he picks up charges from the carpet. See what happens as you bring his hand close to the door knob.
Here is one example of a worksheet students may use while interacting with the simulations. Visit http://phet.colorado.edu for more teacher ideas and activities.
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