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Magnetism Science Class


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Description: Students create magnetic creatures and habitats for them to "live" in using magnets and a variety of art materials. As students play with their magnetic creatures, they discover the magnetic concepts of attraction, repulsion, and polarity.


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Title: Discover Magnets
Created: 2008-01-27 02:12:26
Overview: Discover the attractive and repulsive nature of the magnets with each other and then test common mat...

Title: Make a fuzz-ball creature
Created: 2008-01-27 02:24:29
Overview: The project involves making a fuzz-ball creature with a magnet glued to the bottom. You can then mov...

Title: Measure the "speed" of magnets
Created: 2008-01-29 15:18:38
Overview: Discover how fast different type of magnets can make their way through a Copper tube.

Title: A magnetic suspension
Created: 2008-01-30 14:48:01
Overview: How to create a system of shock absorbers, designed to reduce unwanted motion transmitted from a rid...

Title: Mess up a color TV
Created: 2008-01-30 23:15:53
Overview: Use some magnets to modify the colors and picture of an old color television set.

Title: Magnetic Screwdriver
Created: 2008-02-01 19:47:06
Overview: Turn an ordinary screwdriver into a magnet.

Title: Identifying fake Magnets
Created: 2008-02-01 20:35:31
Overview: Suppose someone gave you two magnets that look identical. One of them is a magnet and one of them is...

Title: Demagnetize a Magnet
Created: 2008-02-01 21:57:31
Overview: How to make a magnet loose it's capability to attract stuff.

Title: Make your own compass
Created: 2008-02-01 22:41:57
Overview: Keep a small magnet with you when you are out backpacking or hiking. If you forgot your compass you ...

Title: Learn about Directions
Created: 2008-02-19 05:31:53
Overview: Keep a small magnet with you when you are out backpacking or hiking. If you forgot your compass you ...

Title: Make a pen hover in mid air
Created: 2008-02-19 05:36:06
Overview: It is really difficult to have one magnet hover over another one in mid air. Use this simple ...

Title: Magnetic Money
Created: 2008-02-19 05:39:56
Overview: You can use magnets to identify if money is real or fake.

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