Lightning!

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Cloud to ground and cloud to cloud lightning

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  • Classroom Activities

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UCAR/NCAR Web Weather for Kids

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Static electricity can be used to demonstrate the electricity of lightning. This activity will demonstrate the attraction of positive and negative charges and what happens when those opposite charges meet each other.

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