6th Class enjoyed exploring with magnets. The children learned about opposite poles attracting and similiar poles repelling. They explored the use of magnets to lift and hold objects. The children explored the strength of various magnets.The children investigated how magnets may be made. We rubbed a paper clip on a magnet several times until it became magetised and it was able to atract other paper clips. The children then progressed to making a simple compass.

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