Computers & Electronics

Objectives:

  1. Use Mr. Circuit I to understand basic electronics.
  2. Build a computer!

In this unit, students will use Mr. Circuit kits to learn basic electronics, and learn about the components of a personal computer.

1/2 the class will be working on Mr. Circuit while the other 1/2 uses the computer to research and "shop" for their computer parts. Then the class will rotate.


Just for Fun:
How Speakers Work-speakers use electricity and magnetism (just like motors) to produce vibrations, which your ears interpret as sound.


Shop for Parts!


Use the Techweb encyclopedia
to look up electrical terms

How electricity works


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