What’s Magnetic?

edited by: William C. Ritz and William Straits

This activity is for exploring magnetic and nonmagnetic objects. Give each child identical magnets and ask them to test some of the objects provided to find out which ones are attracted to magnets. This should help students to understand what the objects that attached to a magnet had in common. A materials list, internet resources, standards, and safety practices are provided. This book selection also includes the Table of Contents, Preface, About the Editors, Introduction, Simple Graphing for Young Children, Science Teaching Boards and Boxes, Basic Materials List, and Index.

Grade Levels

Early Childhood


Physical Science Pre-K Science and Engineering Practices


Type Book ChapterPub Date 5/8/2019Pages 48Stock # PB208E2_3A

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