We found 101 resources with the concept insulators
World's Lightest Solid!Lesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe world's lightest solid is over 99 percent air. An episode of the Veritasium series examines the structure of the aerogels and their physical and chemical properties. The video shows several demonstrations that show these properties...
STEM Problem Solving ActivitiesLesson Planet
1st - 6th CCSS: Designed
Need engineering resources? Problem solved! A STEM curriculum resource provides instructors with problem-solving activities. The document has eight parts: (1) electricity, (2) energy, forces, and motion, (3) general problem solving, (4)...
Electrical Power, Conductors, and Your Dream Home: Crash Course Engineering #21Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th
Have young engineers always wondered how a light bulb works? Now's their chance. Viewers of an illuminating YouTube video learn about electric current, conductivity, and resistance. They see how engineers use low-conductivity conductors...
Avoid Electric Shock Getting Out of a Car!Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can you avoid static shocks? As part of a larger physics series, an electric video explains what a static shock is and why it happens. Then, the narrator offers an idea for reducing your shock when exiting a car. She also includes a few...
Electrochromic Polymer—Chemistry OutreachLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
From windows that tint themselves to OLED technology, electrochromic polymers are redefining our ideas about conducting materials! Introduce your chemistry class to the emerging trend with an exciting lab activity. Budding materials...
What in the World Is Topological Quantum Matter?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Time to expand your thinking! A video lesson begins with an explanation of topology and its application to new technology. The narrator shares examples of electron transfer of electricity and data storage in computers.
Conductors and Non-ConductorsLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th
To conduct or not to conduct ... that is the question! The sixth and final video in a series depicting elements, mixtures, and compounds digs deeper into the concept of conductivity. Pupils learn how the arrangement of electrons within a...
Giant Chemical Structures - Part 2Lesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th
This lesson's gonna be huge! The fifth of a six-part series discusses the formidable lattices created by ionic compounds, as well as bonding in metallic elements. Chemistry scholars learn the properties of both types of substances and...
Conductors and InsulatorsLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Why did the orchestra director use a copper baton? She heard it makes a great conductor. Scholars select six items to test in a circuit to determine if each is a conductor or an insulator. Clear instructions for using electricity allow...
The 2016 Nobel Prizes: Chemistry and Physics!Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Tiny discoveries won big at the 2016 Nobel prize ceremony, recognizing chemists who developed new machines out of molecules and pushed the limits of nanotechnology. Individuals see how physicists created new materials through topology...