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

or

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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