Build a Penny Battery

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Learning Outcomes

By the end of this activity, learners will:
  • Understand how chemical energy can be stored and untapped in elements by building their own penny battery
  • Develop their understanding within the Energy Storage Unit of the Re-Energy Program

Grade Level

Grades 5 to 12

Length of Activity

1 - 2 hours

Materials List

  • Materials and tools outlined in the construction plan

Online Lesson Format