The 10 Best Electricity Science Projects

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This wiki has been updated 17 times since it was first published in February of 2019. If you're looking for a way to encourage your children to engage more in STEM-based learning, a science kit is a fun option. Many of these electricity projects make great birthday or Christmas gifts, as manipulating different circuits to produce various outcomes provides students with tangible and fun results. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Snap Circuits SC-300

2. Elegoo Mega 2560

3. Science Wiz Kit

Editor's Notes

February 19, 2019:

We evaluated a variety of kits and made an effort to include something for every age from kindergarten to adults. The top spots went to two choices that run that gamut. The Snap Circuits SC-300 took the top spot because it will appeal to a wide range of children and can be done with minimal supervision, and the Elegoo Mega 2560 is second because it is so complex and geared toward a more advanced student.

4. Green Science Potato Clock

5. Lerbor Electricity and Magnetism Kit

6. Snap Circuits Lights

7. Elenco Playground 130

8. Dimple Lectrixs

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9. WHDTS Smart Car

10. Arshiner Educational Kit

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Tina Morna Freitas
Last updated by Tina Morna Freitas

Tina Morna Freitas is a writer who lives in Chicago with her family and three cats. She has a B.A. in anthropology with a minor in English, and has built a freelance career over the years in writing and digital marketing. Her passions for cooking, decorating and home improvement contribute to her extensive knowledge of all things kitchen and home goods. In addition, her 20 years as a parent inform her expertise in the endless stream of toys and equipment that inevitably takes over the homes of most parents. She also enjoys gardening, making and sipping margaritas, and aspires to be a crazy cat lady once all the children are grown.

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