Create a Bread Board Series and Parallel Electrical Circuit



Students need to complete lesson ONE, TWO and THREE of "Creating Basic Bread Board Circuits" before they start lesson FOUR of "Creating Basic Bread Board Circuits"

This is Lesson FOUR ( Making a Basic Parallel/Series circuit ) of "Creating Basic Bread Circuits"

This is a hands on Project.

In Lesson FOUR, students know how to create a Series circuit and a Parallel, now they will create a Series/Parallel all in one Circuit with a switch.

Students will build a Series and Parallel LED's in one circuit with a switch.

Lesson Time

one to two class periods
55 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Engineering & Architecture Engineering & Architecture

Standards and Objectives


California Academic Content Standards (5)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (7)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Students will build a Basic Series and Parallel Electrical Circuit with a switch.

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