Sometimes showing a brief video to your students—
or assigning it for home viewing—can go a long way
in helping to explain concepts that might take too
long in class. We’ve selected a few video clips,
ranging from old favorites to new hi-tech glimpses
at the future of electricity.
If you come across a video you’d like us to add to this list,
leave the URL in a comment below.
Here’s an oldie-but-goodie from the vintage SchoolHouse Rock (PBS) series.
We may be partial to Bill Nye (did you know we sell a Bill Nye bobblehead?) but this video is wonderful if you have time to show it to your class.
Here’s a simple explanation on how an electrical circuit operates.
Is wireless electricity really on its way? CNN explores WiTricity in this segment. Click on the image to go to the video page.