Building Squishy Circuits

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With Squishy Circuits, you can create your own electrical circuits using soft, squishy dough. Through simple text written to foster creativity and problem solving, students will the art of innovation. Large, colorful images show students how to complete activities. Additional tools, including a glossary and an index, help students learn new vocabulary and locate information.



  • Lexile® Measure: 580
  • Guided Reading Level: P

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • What Are Squishy Circuits?
  • Supplies
  • Making Your First Circuit
  • What’s Happening in Your Circuit?
  • Short Circuits
  • What Happens in a Short Circuit?
  • Adding More Lights: Parallel Circuits
  • How Many Lights Can You Add?
  • What Can You Do Next?
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • Index
  • About the Authors


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