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Carolina® Introduction to Electromagnetism Kit

Item # 758661 Exclusive This product is exclusive to Carolina Biological Supply. With Digital This kit includes 1-year access to digital resources including videos, digital teacher’s manuals, printable student guides, interactive lessons, editable assessment questions, and more.

Grades 9–12. With this comprehensive kit, students build and experiment with 3 different types of electromagnets: coiled wire, metal core, and solenoid. Through 6 activities, students see that an electric current creates a magnetic field and learn how to increase the field's strength by changing the length of wire, number of coils, and amount of electric current. Students learn how electromagnets power everyday devices and get to build a simple motor and even their own working audio speaker.

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$133.30

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Grades 9–12. With this comprehensive kit, students build and experiment with 3 different types of electromagnets: coiled wire, metal core, and solenoid.

Through 6 activities, students see that an electric current creates a magnetic field and learn how to increase the field's strength by changing the length of wire, number of coils, and amount of electric current. Students learn how electromagnets power everyday devices and get to build a simple motor and even their own working audio speaker. Materials are sufficient for 32 students working in 8 groups. Includes instructions and free 1-year access to digital resources that support 3-dimensional instruction for NGSS.

  • This item is only available from Carolina Biological Supply Company.

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Components Qty Included?
Magnetic Compasses 8 Included
Alligator Clips 20 Included
Aluminum Pie Tins, 9" 8 Included
Steel Bolts 8 Included
Sandpaper Sheets, 100 Grit 8 Included
Copper Wire, 50-ft Roll 50 Included
Enameled Wire, 75-ft Roll 3 Included
Battery Holders, for Size D Battery 8 Included
Hook-Up Wire, 100-ft Roll 1 Included
Batteries, Size D 8 Included
Ring Magnets 48 Included
Earphone Plugs 8 Included
Carolina Science Online® Resources (1-year subscription) 1 Included
Teacher's Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Drinking Straws 8 Needed, Not Included
Phillips Screwdriver 4 Needed, Not Included
Paper Clips, #1, Box 1 Needed, Not Included
Scissors 1 Needed, Not Included
Wire Cutter 1 Needed, Not Included
Metric Ruler 1 Needed, Not Included
Safety Goggles Needed, Not Included
Aluminum Foil Needed, Not Included
Fine Sand or Table Salt Needed, Not Included
Plastic Deli Trays and Covers Needed, Not Included
Metal Cans of Various Sizes Needed, Not Included
AM/FM Radios (with a headphone jack) 8 Needed, Not Included