Which materials are attracted to Magnets?

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First we made a prediction of which materials were attracted to the magnets.

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Then we used the magnets to see if our predictions were correct. We recorded our results on our worksheet.

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We used magnets to see which objects the magnets were attracted to.

In the next picture you can see us doing our experiment and finding out which objects the magnets are attracted to.

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We found out that magnets were attracted to metal objects and that they were not attracted to wood or plastic.

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Here we are moving the paper clip  using a magnet!

 

 

 

 

Are you able to remove a paper from a cup of water without getting your hands wet?

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Using a magnet we were able to take a paper clip from a cup of water.

The magnet allowed us to pull the paper clip up the inside of the cup and we did not need to get our hands wet.

 

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We also used Iron Filings to help us find the magnetic field around a magnet!

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