Investigate the mysteries of equilibrium, gravity, and magnetism! Make leaning magnets magically balance without touching, and then build your own magnetic levitating train. Includes 5 shorter experiments and 5 longer projects. Includes a helpful guide with activities aligned with Next Generation Science Standards, trouble-shooting tips, and a glossary. Ideal for science fair projects, STEM programs, maker spaces, classroom labs, or at-home fun. For one child or a small group working together. Ages 10+/Grades 5+. Adult participation suggested.
5 BASIC MAGNETISM EXPERIMENTS
Earth as a Magnet, Attraction and Repulsion, What Magnets Attract, Temporary Magnetism, and Magnetic Strength.
5 IN-DEPTH PROJECTS
Magnetic Pendulum, Magnetic Pendulum Spacing, Balance Gravity and Magnetism, Magnetic Oscillations and Energy, and Levitating Train.