Sign Out |

Walder Education Online Teachers' Resource Center

"Every child deserves the best teacher and every teache deserves to be the best"


You have not viewed any products recently.

CRSHM14-RS032 Enlarge View

Exploring Lightning for Parshas Yisro

Item Number: CRSHM14-RS032

Date Submitted: 12/07/2015

Not yet reviewed | Write a review

When the Jewish nation gathered around Har Sinai to receive the Torah, they were awed by the voice of Hashem and the thunder and lightning. In this experiment, the students will learn that lightning is caused by static electricity. When negative charges are attracted to positive charges the result is a spark of lightning.

To Download FREE: Click the Item Number below.
pdf 176 Downloads
Report a Problem


Publisher: Walder Education
Founding Director: Mrs. Rouhama Garelick
Adapted By: Rivkie Schecter

www.kiwicrate.com, www.weatherwizkids.com, www.mysciencesite.com

*(Please note: Torah Umesorah and Walder Education do not endorse any of these sites; they are provided for your convenience and discretion.)

[Our Rabbanim have expressed concern over the dangers of the internet. With that in mind, Walder Education has provided a list of possible ways to promote internet safety with limits and supervision. Please consider the internet Safety suggestions from our website before clicking any link.]

Photography: Rabbi Avraham Gershon




Size: 8.5''x11''
Language: English
Language Style: NA
Gender: NA
Color: Color
Grade(s): Pre-2nd
Resource Type(s): Curriculum Materials
Subject(s): Tanach, Torah: Chumash and Parshah, Yisro, Science




Goals and Objectives: By using simple materials to create static electricity the students will relate this experience to lightning.
Skills Needed: Focus on task, ability to follow instructions, and fine motor skills.


Contents: 5-8.5''x11''- Color Paper Not Laminated
(To view page sizes in PDF, hover over the bottom left corner of the page.)
Page Scaling: None (Do not fit to printable area.)
Notes: Some cutting and assembly may be required.
Laminated items will require trimming.
Items larger than 11x17 inches may require a large format printer.


  • Clear cup
  • Folded strip of paper
  • Quarter
  • Tape
  • Balloon
  • Drinking straw and bottle (optional)
This item currently has no reviews. Be the first to review this item!