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Lesson overview:How has our understanding and use of electricity developed?

  • Timeline of major discoveries and inventions in relation to electricity
  • Describe the contributions of Lewis Howard Latimer, Michael Faraday and Mildred Dresselhaus to our understanding of electricity
  • Timeline of major discoveries and inventions in relation to electricity
  • Describe the contributions of Lewis Howard Latimer, Michael Faraday and Mildred Dresselhaus to our understanding of electricity

In this lesson, we will look at the major discoveries in the field of electricity and some important electrical inventions. We will create a timeline of these events. We will also learn about some important scientists and choose one to write a fact file on.