Which attractive force propels the launch of Rock n' Roller coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios? Magnetism! The Walt Disney Imagineers demonstrate how they use magnets of all types throughout Disney's theme parks...Students will learn about the attraction and repulsion of opposite poles, magnetic fields and domains, and electromagnets. Gr.5-8.
Explains how to do simple experiments with electricty and magnets, providing information about how they affect our lives.
Striking electricity -- How to be a real scientist -- Super charged -- Fantastic static -- Conducting current -- Brilliant batteries -- Super switches -- Security system -- Magnetic fields -- Super electromagnets -- Generators and motors -- Scientific circuits -- Results and answers -- Further information
Discusses how magnets work, shares examples of how they are used around the house, in transportation, and in medicine, and provides a brief history of the study of magnetism.
We can't see magnetism, but it's all around us -- even the Earth is a giant magnet! This fun and accessible book will teach you the basics of magnetism. Terms such as attraction, pole, electromagnetism, and force are clearly defined and colorfully illustrated. hands-on activities include instructions on how to make your own magnet! You won't be able to pull yourself away from this book on magnetism.
Discover MAGNETISM in this action-packed graphic novel! Follow along with Max Axiom, Super Scientist, as he travels back in time, shrinks to the size of an electron, and operates an electromagnetic crane. Through comic-book style art, this Super Scientist transforms science topics, like physics and Earth sciences, into superpowered adventures. Perfect for science fan and comic book fans alike!
Resources: Science Grades K-6: Grade Two
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FICTION:Marta's sister Rosa calls her magnet collection junk, but Marta'a magnets help her make friends in her new home and help her retrieve a lost key for Rosa's new friend.