May 20, 2020 - 11:10am -- staubach.9@osu.edu

Join Hamilton County 4-H Volunteer Dean Rettig for a new kind of club.

Register now for the “Investigating Electricity” Virtual Special Interest (SPIN) Club!

Dates: Tuesday & Thursdays June 2, 2020- June 18, 2020

Times: 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

 Session 1

  • Introduction
  • Going back and forth (galvanometer - AC vs DC)

Session 2

  • The Electric Detective’s Most Important Tool  (Intro to Multi-Meter / volt-ohm meter
  • To Flow or Not To Flow (conductors vs insulators

Session 3

  • Ohm's Law  (water bottle / garden hose demo)
  • Decoding Circuit diagrams   (Into to Circuit diagrams)

Session 4

  • Case of the Series Circuit - measuring voltages across items in series circuit
  • Case of the Parallel Circuit

Session 5

  • Circuit Sense - more complicated circuits diagrams
  • Short Circuits

Session 6

  • Making a 3-way switch

Equipment List:

Amazon Wish List:

  • Volt/Ohm meter aka Multi-meter
  • AA or D batteries
  • battery holder
  • paper clips
  • 22 or 24 gauge wire
  • compass
  • cardboard
  • flashlight bulb
  • bulb holder

REGISTER BELOW or visit: https://osu.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_beLF8Kl32cA7AEt

 

or visit: https://go.osu.edu/investigatingelectricityspin