Magnetism and Electricity

Bar Code: 2371


Description: The Magnetism and Electricity Module allows students to explore permanent magnetism, simple electrical current, and electromagnetism. Knowledge gained in the first three activities is applied to the forthasthe students make telegraph units and develop a code system to communicatewith each other.

Inventory:

1 drawer of materials:

  1. 10 flashlight bulbs
  2. 8 bulb holders
  3. 8 Cell holders
  4. 8 Circuit bases
  5. 8 mason line cord
  6. 8 alkaline D-cells
  7. 200 adhesive blue dots
  8. 150-g bottle of iron fillings
  9. 36 doughnut magnets
  10. 8 magnets-on-a-post
  11. 9 motors electric with leads
  12. 8 bags of 30 mystery objects
  13. 8 rivets with rubber washers
  14. 50 spacers
  15. 8 steel strips for telegraph
  16. 8 switches
  17. 8 telegraph lines
  18. 8 bags of 20 large washers
  19. 400 small washers
  20. Roll of insulated red wire
  21. Roll of insulated yellow wire
  22. Wire striper
  23. Set of 7 duplication masters
  24. Teacher guide
  25. Teacher preparation video
ToTraveling Demonstrations Page To RPSEC Home Page

URL: http://rpsec.usca.sc.edu/TravelingScience/FOSS/magnetism_electr.html (2002) 


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