Magnetic Earth Worksheet

Magnetic Earth Worksheet


How to teach Magnets

Using Magnetic Earth Worksheet, students create their own compass to learn more about the Earth's magnetic fields.

Your students need to be able to use a compass to find their way in a certain direction. This worksheet will help your students to build and use a compass.

Students build a compass using common materials. Then, students use a bar magnet to explore magnetic fields of a compass.


Other resources to use with this Magnetic Earth Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about magnets.

Use this Magnet Activity as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this worksheet by students sharing how to use a compass.  Next, students complete worksheet independently or with a partner. Then, students write about their findings on the provided themed paper. Finally, students find other objects that are magnetic in the classroom.

Be sure to check out more Magnet Activities.


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