Need Help! - Science activity plan

Discussion in 'Preschool' started by Ms. Haim, Apr 29, 2017.

  1. Ms. Haim

    Ms. Haim Guest

    Apr 29, 2017

    I need to present an activity to four year olds. How do I explain the concept of magnetism and magnets to them in a simple way that they can understand? Examples/ sources would be greatly appreciated!
  3. Peregrin5

    Peregrin5 Maven

    Aug 25, 2011
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    Apr 29, 2017

    I would just stick with teaching attraction and repulsion, and perhaps giving them magnets to figure out which things are magnetic, and which things are not.

    The Exploratorium is a good resource and has some example videos and lessons:

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