Learning Objectives
Children will…
• sort small objects manually.
• experience the increased efficiency of sorting the objects using a magnet.
• learn that not all metals are magnetic, a common misconception.

Key Question
Which method would be faster to sort, manually or using a magnet?

(Lección disponible en español AQUÍ)

Materials
Magnets
An assortment of paper clips, brass fasteners (nonmagnetic)
Other small magnetic and nonmagnetic items you can think of
Box of paper clips
Watch or clock watch with second hand

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [417.47 KB]

Looking for something specific? Type keywords into the search bar to locate resources you could use.