Essential Question(s)

How is magnetism used in every life?

Content Learning Targets

  • The material(s) an object is made up of determine some specific properties of the object (sink/float, conductivity, magnetism)
  • Properties can be observed or measured with tools such as hand lenses, metric rulers, thermometers, balances, magnets, circuit testers and graduated cylinders
  • Magnetism is a force that may attract or repel certain materials
  • The force of magnetism on objects decreases as distance increases