Year 5-Magnetism

A variety of resources including lesson plans, short clips, games and ideas for investigations. It is designed to cover the new National Curriculum requirements for teaching Magnetism Year Five as written in the programme of study (February 2013) these are:

* describe magnets as having two poles

* predict wether magnets will attract or repel each other, depending on which poles are facing



* explore the behaviour and everyday uses of different magnets

* look for patterns in the way magnets behave in relation to each other and what might affect this