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Identify Electrical Insulators and Conductors

In this worksheet, students will identify materials which conduct electricity and those which stop the flow of electricity.

'Identify Electrical Insulators and Conductors' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 4 Science worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Electricity

Curriculum subtopic:   Conductors and Insulators

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

Electricity - something without which life would be unimaginable!


Electricity travels through materials called electrical conductors.

 Metals are good electrical conductors.


Coil of wire


Some materials do not allow the flow of electricity. These materials are called electrical insulators.

Many non-metals are good electrical insulators.


plastic covered wires


So, let's find out all about conductors and insulators of electricity.


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