Squishy circuits

Have ordered kits all made up from http://squishycircuitsstore.com/kits.html For Share Task 2 (CSER MOOC) Squishy Circuit Activities

Kit:

  • 5 x Battery pack with added Terminals
  • 5 x Buzzer with added Terminals
  • 5 x Motor with added Terminals
  • LEDs 3mm + 5mm

Conductive dough (you can replace with bought Play Dough for the conductive dough)

  • 1 cup Water
  •  1/2 cups Flour
  • (A gluten free version of this dough can be made by replacing the flour with gluten-free flour.)  1/4 cup Salt 3 Tbsp. Cream of Tartar* 1 Tbsp. Vegetable Oil Food Coloring (optional)
  • *9Tbsp. of Lemon Juice may be Substituted

Insulating dough

  • 355 mL Flour
  • 118 mL Sugar 44 mL Vegetable Oil 118 mL Deionized (or Distilled) Water
  • (Regular tap water can be used, but the resistance of the dough will be lower.)

http://courseweb.stthomas.edu/apthomas/SquishyCircuits/index.htm More reading: This involves cooking, but has sequenced activities http://librarymakers.blogspot.com.au/2014/08/summer-special-squishy-circuits.html

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