This unit is in accordance to the Connecticut State Standards and New Haven Standards. The standards covered include biological and physical sciences, math, technology and language arts. This unit is designed to meet the following state standards: (science) 4.4.a. Electricity in circuits can be transformed into light, heat, sound and magnetic effects, (reading and responding) 1.0 Students read, comprehend and respond in individual, literal, critical and evaluative ways to literary, informational and persuasive texts in multimedia formats, (reading and responding) 2.0 Students interpret, analyze and evaluate text in order to extend understanding and appreciation, (math) 1.2 Represent and analyze quantitative relationships in a variety of ways. This unit also meets the following New Haven standards: (science) 4.1 All organisms depend on the living and non-living features of the environment for survival. (science) 4.4- Electrical and magnetic energy can be transferred and transformed.