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Thank you for your interest in teaching your students how to stay safe around electricity. Our Louie the Lightning Bug toolkits and blind bags are appropriate for grades K-5. For additional resources for older children, please visit the Electric Universe.

To order your toolkit, please complete the form below, and we will mail your toolkit to your school.

Kindergarten and 1st Grade Louie Toolkit

This toolkit helps very young children understand basic concepts of how electricity is made, how it is delivered to homes and schools and most importantly how to be safe around electricity.

Free items available in the Kindergarten and 1st Grade Louie Toolkit:

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1. We’re Talking Electricity! Coloring Book

Fun coloring and reading activities to reinforce how to stay safe around electricity

Photo showing the electrical safety checklist

2. Home Safety Checklist

Safety activity to help families practice good habits when using electricity and electrical appliances

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3. Electrical Safety Stickers

Fun quotes to keep electrical safety top-of-mind

4. Louie’s Rules of Electrical Safety Poster

Important electrical safety messages (one poster per kit)

2nd and 3rd Grade Louie Toolkit

Teach core energy science concepts including generation, transmission and distribution, as well as electrical safety.

Free items available in the 2nd and 3rd Grade Louie Toolkit:

Photo showing Louie's Electricks! Activity book

1. Louie’s Electricks!

Fun activities that can be integrated into math, science or reading lessons

Photo showing the electrical safety checklist

2. Home Safety Checklist

Safety activity to help families practice good habits when using electricity and electrical appliances

Photo of stickers in the set

3. Electrical Safety Stickers

Fun quotes to keep electrical safety top-of-mind

Photo of safety poster

4. Louie’s Rules of Electrical Safety Poster

Important electrical safety messages (one poster per kit)

4th and 5th Grade Louie Blind Bags

Teach core energy science concepts related to electricity and electrical safety.

Free items available in the 4th and 5th Grade Louie Blind Bags:

Cover of Keep Yourself Safe! booklet

1. Keep Yourself Safe!

Includes electrical safety rules, basics of atoms, element and molecules, conductors and insulators and more

House of Hazards booklet

2. Louie’s House of Hazards

Depicts 13 electrical contact hazards inside and around the house

Photo of stickers

3. Electrical Safety Stickers

Fun quotes to keep electrical safety top-of-mind

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4. Louie the Lightning Bug® Blind Bag

All of these items come in one handy backpack with these extra treats:

  • Flashlight with glow loop
  • Glow Pencils
  • Roadtrip Earbuds with case

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Water Measuring Activity

Water Measuring Activity

Water is often used as an analogy when teaching basic science concepts of electricity; the relationship between voltage and amperage is often compared to the volume and speed of water traveling through various sized pipes. The following activity uses water to teach...

It’s the season for safety

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While we are in the palm of winter’s icy grip, keep these 6 electrical safety tips in mind as you keep out the cold. Use space heaters safely and sparingly.Keep space heaters a minimum of four feet from furniture, drapes or clothes and never leave them unattended when...