Electricity Safety Week

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Electricity Safety Week 2020 will be held from 7 to 11 September in NSW primary schools.

Electricity Safety Week raises awareness of the hazards associated with electricity and teaches students how to be safe around electricity. The resources have been developed in collaboration with the Department of Education to meet the Science and Technology and PDHPE curriculum requirements for years K - 6.

The resources include an Electricity & Safety Unit Lesson Book for Stage 3 now with STEM design challenges, Electricity Safety Lesson Book for K-6 and four interactive whiteboard lessons featuring activities, videos and teachers' notes that will engage your students in learning about electricity and how to be safe around it.

Registrations open in June 2020 for our free resource pack, along with great prizes, posters, stickers and more!

Please stay tuned for updates and information on Electricity Safety Week 2020, and remember to save the date for in your school calendar today 7-11 September 2020.

To register interest in the program or to ask a question, please call 02 9212 3888 or email our Electricity Safety Week Team.

Interactive whiteboard lesson 1
- What do we know about electricity?
- What is energy?
- Transforming energy

Interactive whiteboard lesson 2
- Electricity safety

Interactive whiteboard lesson 3
- Electricity generation and transmission
- Exploring electrical circuits

Interactive whiteboard lesson 4
- Investigating conductors and insulators
- Investigating series and parallel circuits
- Transforming energy

Electricity Safety Week Resources for K-6
Electricity Safety Lesson Book for K-6 (PDF, 4.6MB)
Merit certificate (PDF, 602KB)
Electricity Made Easy booklet (PDF, 1.8MB)
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