Children’s Museum Houston

Classroom Curriculum

Get Your Motor Running

Have you ever wondered how an electric motor works?

Join Mr. O as he shows you how to build a working model of an electric motor and explains the importance of electromagnetism in making it work.

Mr. O’s “O Wow Moments” help you to become an scientist at home with hands-on, minds-on experiments and demos! Watch Mr. O every Saturday morning during the 7 a.m. news on Houston's KPRC Local 2 to see a new science demo you can try at home. Share your experiments with us on facebook and Instragram!