Magnetism: A non-contact force
This online resource provides strategies for teaching about magnetism as a non-contact force.
Magnets pull or push on objects without touching them. The underpinning science concepts include:
- Magnets are only attracted to a few ‘magnetic’ metals and not all matter,
- Magnets are attracted to and repel other magnets.
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