Magnets!

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Magnets & Magnetism

Use this video to answer the following questions:

List three things that are magnetic.

1. _____________________________________________

2. _____________________________________________

3. _____________________________________________

List three things that are NOT magnetic.

4. ____________________________________________

5. ____________________________________________

6. ____________________________________________


7. Magnets have a ____________ and ___________ pole.

8. If you cut a magnet in half each half will...
a. Have two north poles
b. Have a north and south pole
c. Have two south poles
d. Not be magnetic anymore

Use the pictures below to answer the following questions


Find 3 ways we use magnets in the classroom

9. ___________________________________

10. ____________________________________

11. ____________________________________


Name 3 ways we use magnets outside of the classroom:

12. ___________________________________

13. ____________________________________

14. ____________________________________

Use both websites to answer the following questions

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/science_up_close/504/deploy/interface.swf


http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/gr2/unitf.html


15. How do compasses help people know which directions they are going?



16. Draw a picture to show how a compass works.