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Title: Charged up!
Description: This is an inquiry activity designed to demonstrate to the students the relationship between pH, ions, charges, and conductivity. Students will test various household products with a simple circuit setup and will be able to explore the connection between chemistry and electricity. 
Key Words: conduction, electricity, ion, conductivity 
Grade Level: 7th 
Subject: Science 
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Teacher's Request: Need an activity to demonstrate that everyday items can conduct electricity and that this has to do with chemical composition of the things being tested.


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