Age range: 7-11
Duration: 30-59 mins | 60 or more mins
  • D & T
  • Science
  • Maths

Make electric dough

Make dough that can insulate or conduct electricity in this fun science activity

Create your very own electric dough in this science experiment to learn all about conductors and insulators. Make colourful dough with salt and another with sugar to find out which one will work! Explore circuits at home with a responsible adult or in class to learn science and have fun as you discover.

Download our free activity sheet below to get creative.

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