ERIC Number: EJ1044235
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Nov
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 6
From Compass to Hard Drive--Integrated Activities for Studying Magnets
Dean, J.; Allwood, D. A.
Physics Education, v49 n6 p663-670 Nov 2014
We describe a range of practical activities that allows students to investigate the properties and applications of magnets. The activities can be used in isolation or used together to build a rounded understanding of the subject area. The activities include simple demonstrations using common or inexpensive equipment, hands-on experiments for small groups, and interactive problem solving suitable for whole classes. These can be tailored for students in either primary or secondary education.
Descriptors: Magnets, Integrated Activities, Science Activities, Investigations, Demonstrations (Educational), Hands on Science, Science Experiments, Problem Solving, Elementary Secondary Education, Computer Software
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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