Magnets and electrical current
This online resource explores how an electrical current can cause a magnetic field and how electromagnets work.
The resource covers bar magnets, magnetic poles and magnetic fields. It also explores the types of electromagnets, how they work and their uses.
It also describes electrolysis.
The activity available through this web page is Flash-based and so won't work on an iPad.
- Year 6 > Science Understanding > Physical Sciences > Electrical energy can be transferred and transformed in electrical circuits and... > ACSSU219