Magnet Science Unit

Grade Levels
1st - 3rd
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127 pages
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This 124 page unit has everything you need to teach about magnets! Please download the preview to see all that is included.

**** February 12, 2014 updates ****
All pages are made in color AND in black and white for easy printing. Interactive journal pages added throughout. Large cards added for whole group sorting during experiments.

Along with teaching science standards, this is aligned to Common Core informational text and research writing standards, as well. Your students will have fun learning vocabulary, exploring the Scientific Method, doing fun hands-on experiments with magnets, reading interesting nonfiction articles, and writing a short research paper!

*Lists of where to find materials
*Pre-learning activities - KWHL, Can, Have, Are sheet, Magnet Properties Poster, and Magnet Properties Interactive Journal page
*Vocabulary cards with definitions
*My Mighty Magnet Journal - 15 vocabulary pages, a song, and a word search
*Scientific Method booklet and poster
*7 Magnet experiments with teacher directions, student directions, recording sheets, and interactive journal pages
***How Many Paperclips Will It Pick Up?
***A Magnet Has Two Poles
***Magnetic or Nonmagnetic?
***What Kinds of Metals Are Magnetic?
***What Does Magnetic Force Pull Through?
***What Are Magnets Used For?
***The Earth’s Magnetic Force
*4 Nonfiction articles with comprehension pages with the option of blank lines and handwriting guides
***Temporary Magnet
*All About Magnets writing project
*A list of more magnet resources

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Total Pages
127 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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