Shockingly Static Science

Discover how shockingly fun static electricity can be with Becky Bundy! Participants will explore what it takes to create and hold an electrostatic charge, using a balloon and other household items, then investigate the mysteries of static electricity with their static generator.

What you'll need: 

  • balloons
  • variety of fabric/cloth/blankets
  • variety of paper product pieces (tissue, copy/print, streamers, construction, etc.)
  • clear tape, thread or light string
  • empty aluminum cans (1 for each participant) 
  • other typical household items