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LF: To research one scientist famous in the history of electricity and present some interesting facts about them.


Over the next few weeks, we will be learning about  electricity. Your first task is to begin researching a scientist famous in the field of electricity. I have listed some scientists below, to help you get started, or you may wish to find different a scientist. 


William Gilbert | Biography & Facts | Britannica

Stephen Gray | British chemist | Britannica

Henry Cavendish | Biography, Facts, & Experiments | Britannica

Science KS2: Discovering the work of Michael Faraday - BBC Teach


Remember to find out who they were, when they lived and what they discovered/invented.  

You can choose how to present your research findings, for example:  a PowerPoint presentation, a poster, a word document.


If you do not have time to finish this at home, there will be time to complete the research when you are back in school.