DK Find Out! Electricity

Facts on batteries, circuits, conductors and insulators, electric animals, generating electricity, lightning, neon lights, and static electricity!

Lowell Observatory Camps for Kids (LOCKS): Make a Battery from Coins
Lowell Observatory

With a few coins you can make your own battery!

Brains On! Charged Up! The Science of Batteries
Brains On!

Batteries are everywhere — they’re in our phones, our computers, our cars, our toys. But how do they work?