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Electrifying Electricity trail

Lead your pupils on a trail exploring the exhibits in our galleries that relate to the topic of electricity.

Solar-powered car, known as MAD DOG II, built in 1998 by a joint staff-student team at the South Bank University.

Written as a tool for teachers and adult group leaders, each page presents a different exhibit, with information and activity ideas to help pupils discover more about the objects and the science behind them.

Recommended for use in these galleries at the Science Museum, London:

Learning outcomes

  • Make links between the objects and science in their everyday lives.
  • Develop discussion and communication skills.
  • Develop observation skills.

Downloadable resources

Electrifying Electricity Trail (PDF Document)