Magnets in the Real World

Magnets in the Real World

by Chris Eboch


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How is science at work around us? Why is electricity important in daily life? Have you thought about how magnets are used in machines? And how do forces and motion affect transportation? Each book in the Science in the Real World series explores a different science concept, uncovering fascinating ways the concept is at work in everyday situations and technology. Core Library is the must-have line of nonfiction books for supporting the Common Core State Standards for grades 3-6. Core Library features: A wide variety of high-interest topics, Well-researched, clearly written informational text, Primary sources with accompanying questions, Multiple prompts and activities for writing, reading, and critical thinking, Charts, graphs, diagrams, timelines, and maps

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781617837920
Publisher: Abdo Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: Science in the Real World
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 730L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Power of Magnets 4

Chapter 2 The Secrets of Magnets 10

Chapter 3 Magnetism at Work 20

Chapter 4 The Earth as a Magnet 28

Chapter 5 Magnets in Our World 34

Important Dates 42

Other Ways You Can Find Magnets in the Real World 43

Stop and Think 44

Glossary 46

Learn More 47

Index 48

About the Author 48

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