I recently had a job interview for a middle school science/language arts position. No big deal, right? WRONG! Right after I said “sure” to the interview, I was told that I would be presenting a 20-minute lesson on Static Electricity to 6th graders. EEK!
I freaked! And then somehow pulled myself together. Here is the lesson I came up with.
I started with some background knowledge and objectives. I then did this activity with the students:
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