Goal: use coiled copper wire, battery and magnet to make a moving train.
Learning outcomes: how batteries work; magnets; and electromagnetism
Grade: 4-8 grade
Activity time: 2 hours
Toolbox includes a class set with fifteen (15) individual student kits with all project materials.
Toolbox also comes with a Teachers Guide that includes:
- Lesson Plan
- Build instructions with photos
- Extension/Enrichment ideas
- Parent Participation Note