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Magnets and springs
A fun game to revise basic magnetic ideas.

Magnets and electric current (Bitesize)
Revise magnets, magnetic fields and electromagnets then try the activity and do the test.

Magnetic forces
Find out about magnetism using this interactive activity.

Magnetism
Find out more about magnetism. Click on

Launch ball game from the Science Museum
This is an absolutely fantastic site. Packed with brilliant puzzles and games to play and create for your friends. Highly recommended.

Blockbusters quiz on magnets
Click on the letters and answer the questions - try to make it across the board!

Bitesize: Bar Magnets
Read all about bar magnets. Then try the activity and do the test!

Bitesize: Magnetic Fields
Read all about magnetic fields. Then try the activity and do the test!

Bitesize: Electric Bell
Read all about using electromagnets in an electric bell. Then try the activity and do the test!

Bitesize: Magnets
Use the magnets to stop the thief from stealing the priceless treasure.

Magnets and Electromagnets Animation
More the compass to look at the field, and change the number of turns and the voltage.

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