Thames & Kosmos Magnetic Science Kit
Explore the Invisible Force of Magnetism Explore the invisible and amazing power of magnets with 33 engaging experiments and games. This science experiment kit contains many magnets of different shapes and sizes, and a variety of other components with which you can explore this classic scientific subject. Experiment to determine which materials are magnetic and which are not. Learn about magnetic poles and magnetic fields. Discover how Earth behaves like one giant magnet, and how we use compasses to take advantage of this phenomenon to determine which way is north. Conduct a series of experiments to learn first hand how magnets behave and interact under different conditions. Make invisible magnetic fields visible using iron filings in an enclosed transparent box. Build an electromagnet to learn how electricity relates to magnetism. Finally, have some fun with what you have learned by playing some games with magnets. The full-color, 48-page manual guides your experiments with illustrated step-by-step instructions.
Kids can see science at work with this magnetic kit from Thames and Kosmos. With more than 30 experiments and games using various sized and shaped magnets, this set teaches children about magnetic poles and how magnets actually work. Kids may even be motivated to come up with their own experiments!
- Includes 33 engaging experiments and games
- Experiment with magnets of all shapes and Sizes
- Make invisible magnetic fields
- Build an electromagnet
This science kit from Thames & Kosmos has 33 different projects that let you explore magnetic force in a fun way!
Find out what is attracted to magnets, what a magnetic field looks like, what magnetic poles are, how a compass works, how to turn electricity into magnetism, and more! The colorful instruction manual includes information about magnetism, science experiments, and ideas for games to play with the magnets. The kit includes a deluxe selection of magnets and magnetic objects. Some common household items are necessary to complete the experiments.
For ages 8+.