Electrical Circuit
Electricity and Magnetism

Keep emphasising charge is in the wires already

Teaching Guidance for 11-14 Supporting Physics Teaching

Don't use a model that suggests charged particles come from the battery

It's very easy to say;

Teacher: a current of 1.4 ampere flows from the supply


Teacher: a current of 1.4 ampere is drawn from the supply


Once again these words imply that the current originates in the battery and it is better to say something like

Teacher Tip: There is a current of 1.4 ampere in the wires of the big loop and in the supply.

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