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4C Science 10th November 2017

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Today in science, we were testing to see if different kinds of materials were conductors of electricity. We tested the following materials:

  • metal (including scissors, spoon, knife, pencil sharpener, door handle, toast rack)
  • plastic
  • plant leaves
  • glass
  • wax
  • clay
  • foil

We found out that most metals conduct electricity and those that don’t conduct electricity are called insulators. Please see some photos below:

Written by Charley and Gita (4C)

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