This is an activity board that can be used to demonstrate 6 unique ways of electricity production. These include solar, heat, static, magnetic induction, pressure, and chemical electricity. This is a one-time demonstration, and is best coupled with some background or additional activities around electricity.
If you liked the Electricity experience, come visit the University of Maine! Explore a career in Electrical Engineering visit the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department’s website for more information.
The UMaine College of Engineering has year-round tours and hands on activities on campus for all age students. UMaine College of Engineering is very committed in encouraging our youth, especially girls to explore engineering careers through the Girls Engineer Maine (GEM) program. To schedule a visit for your group, contact your UMaine Extension County Office, and they will work to arrange a convenient time. Boys are welcome too!
Are you interested in learning more about what the University of Maine and UMaine system campuses offer?
The University of Maine offers over 100 academic majors! To learn more either:
Visit UMaine’s Find a Major.
If you need help connecting to UMaine or one of the other UMaine System campuses, contact us by email or call (207) 581-3877 and ask for Laura, Greg, or Sarah!