To help children investigate magnetic forces and explore how
they penetrate materials like paper and cardboard
Magnets or Magnetic wands
Magnetic force YES/NO chart
Use template to draw figures with bases for students to cut out and decorate.
Or have students cut out greeting card figures and glue them on the template
Fold base inside figure so that it stands upright and clip 1-2 paper clips
Create a stage for the figures with shoe box. Lay the shoe box on its side
with the open end facing you.
Place the figures on top of the box. Hold the large magnet inside the box.,
under the figures. Activate the figures by moving the magnet around.
Back | Home Page
| Student Projects