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Circuit Basics 1

In this worksheet, students will be taken through some of the basic ideas in electric circuits to make sure they are happy with those concepts before they tackle some of the more challenging ideas in Y6.

'Circuit Basics 1' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 6 Science worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Electricity

Curriculum subtopic:   Energy in Circuits

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

We depend so much on electricity now - our lives would be unrecognisable without it: homes, cars, phones, games consoles - they all work on electricity. Understanding a little of what it is about is vital to living in the 21st century.


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This worksheet reviews some of the basic concepts about electrical circuits and components, to make sure you have them nailed before moving on to more challenging questions.

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