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Investigate Magnets

In this worksheet, students will answer questions about magnetic materials and the forces they produce.

'Investigate Magnets' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 3 Science worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Forces and Magnets

Curriculum subtopic:   Materials: Magnetic or Not?

Popular topics:   Physics worksheets

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Worksheet Overview

Magnets come in different shapes and sizes.


 Horseshoe magnet  Bar magnet
Horseshoe magnet Bar magnet


Magnets produce forces. A magnet can pull (attract) another magnet, or push (repel) another magnet.


Iron is a magnetic material which can be picked up by a magnet. Most magnetic materials contain some iron.


scrapyard magnet


Let's explore magnets!

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