Year 3 Forces and Magnets: What is magnetic force?
Join Science expert, Nicky Waller, as she shares a lesson designed to support children's understanding of forces and magnets. In this lesson, children will investigate magnets and carry out tests to compare magnetic force.
Key Stage 2
- Forces and magnets
- notice that some forces need contact between 2 objects, but magnetic forces can act at a distance
- describe magnets as having 2 poles