Selection of Magnets
Record Sheet (see overleaf)
• Show the Brownies the different magnets and ask them
“Which Magnet they think is the strongest?”
• Divide the Pack into groups
• Each group complete the follow experiment
• Use the selection of magnets, record what happens when you hold them near the following:
e) 2 other materials of your choice
• Which objects are attracted to the magnet?
• Do different magnets produce different results?
• Which magnet is the strongest?
Trefoil News November/December 2013
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