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How to Build a Magnetic Compass

First you need to gather up all of the materials you will need. Below is a list of the following items needed to build this project: • 2 needles • 1 small strip of paper • A glass jar • … Continue reading

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Magnetic Steel

First you need to gather up all of the materials you will need.  Below is a list of the following items needed to conduct this project: A sheet of paper A magnet Steel shavings (you can get these by buying … Continue reading

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Cereal Leaps

INGREDIENTS Puffed Rice Cereal Plate Wool Cloth Old Record DIRECTIONS Take the plate and pour the cereal onto it. Take the old record and rub the wool cloth onto one side of the record. Use the rubbed side of the … Continue reading

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Screwdriver Magnet

INGREDIENTS Screwdriver Large dry-cell battery Insulated wire DIRECTIONS Strip about 2″ of insulation off  of one end of the wire. Wrap the stripped wire around the screwdriver many times. Ready for some SPARKS?!?! Take the exposed end of the wire … Continue reading

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