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This lesson plan for secondary physical science demonstrates induction and conduction through a "dancing" Cheerio and a charged plastic ruler. The lesson includes a printable student review sheet and background information on electrostatics.  

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Electricity & Magnetism
- Electrostatics
= Induced Charge
- High School
- Middle School
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
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- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Lesson Plan
- Activity
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© 2003 University of Virginia, Physics Department
Keywords:
charge, electricity, electrostatics, induction
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(University of Virginia, 2003), WWW Document, (http://web.archive.org/web/20150918211203/http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/StaticElectricityFrm.htm).
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University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Static Electricity, (University of Virginia, 2003), <http://web.archive.org/web/20150918211203/http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/StaticElectricityFrm.htm>.
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University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Static Electricity. (2003, January 31). Retrieved October 29, 2020, from University of Virginia: http://web.archive.org/web/20150918211203/http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/StaticElectricityFrm.htm
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University of Virginia. University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Static Electricity. University of Virginia, January 31, 2003. http://web.archive.org/web/20150918211203/http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/StaticElectricityFrm.htm (accessed 29 October 2020).
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University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Static Electricity. University of Virginia, 2003. 31 Jan. 2003. 29 Oct. 2020 <http://web.archive.org/web/20150918211203/http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/StaticElectricityFrm.htm>.
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