Energy Systems – Light Bulb

Lightbulb The Light Bulb design and build project  takes students through both electical theory, application of design and social awareness.  Through six-45minute lessons students will be able to describe the interrelationships amoung inputs, processes, outputs, feedback and control in specific systems, explain energy conversion, descibe safe procedure for using tools and materials, accurately measure and solve everyday problems, apply Ohm’s Law to calculate the wattage of their light bulb and more. Grade level 9-10. Contributed by Don Drozynski.

Lesson Plan:Light_bulb_lesson    

Marie Planchard

Marie Planchard

Director of Education Community, SolidWorks at Dassault Systemes SolidWorks Corporation
Marie Planchard is Director of the Education Community, SolidWorks. She is responsible for global development of curricula, content and social outreach for the SolidWorks educational products across all levels of academia.
Marie Planchard
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    Did you know that lighting represents about 20% of your home’s electricity bill Standard incandescent light bulbs are one of the most inefficient energy sources in your home