Curated and Reviewed by
Lesson Planet: Curated OER
Build an Electromagnet
This Build an Electromagnet lesson plan also includes:
- Join to access all included materials
Students construct and use an electromagnet.
15 Views 28 Downloads
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website.It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Collection Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Unit Plans
- Instructional Videos
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Online Courses
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- Stock Footages
- News Clips
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
The Electromagnetic SpectrumLesson Planet: Curated OER
Did you realize the visible light spectrum is less than three percent of the electromagnetic spectrum? A hands-onlesson includes five activities and experiments for scholars to explore and discover many advanced science concepts. They...
5th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Build a Big WheelLesson Planet: Curated OER
What does it take to prepare for a construction project? In an engineering lesson, youngsters examine how a Ferris wheel can turn and carry a load without falling apart. After reading up on big wheel designs, they create a model using...
3rd - 12th Science
Build Your Own Robot ArmLesson Planet: Curated OER
Engineers team up to design and construct an 18-inch-long robotic arm that can successfully pick up a paper cup. Each group is given the exact same set of materials, but it is up to them to decide what to use and how to use it. It is a...
3rd - 12th Science
Building the Basic PVC Wind TurbineLesson Planet: Curated OER
Here is a comprehensive and well-written lesson plan that results in learners building a standard wind turbine. Once built, teens can design a variety of experiments to test different factors. This activity is a noble undertaking that...
5th - 12th Science
Faraday's Electromagnetic LabLesson Planet: Curated OER
"But still try, for who knows what is possible." - Michael Faraday. Faraday's advice features in a simulation that permits pupils to play with a bar magnet in order to make a light bulb glow connecting electromagnetic induction to...
6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
How to Build a Simple Electric Motor, Plus How it WorksLesson Planet: Curated OER
When electric current moves through a magnetic field, a force is created that can actually power a motor. Learn how to build a simple electromagnetic motor by watching this colorful and upbeat video. This episode is the third in a series...
2 mins 6th - 12th Science
Museum of Science and Industry: Online Science: Build an Electric MotorACT: Curated OER
Step-by-step illustrated instructions show how to build a simple electric motor using everyday materials to make a wire coil spin. An explanation of the science involved is given at the end, as well as tips on troubleshooting any...
3rd - 8th Science
How to Build a MotorLesson Planet: Curated OER
Electrical engineers entertain and explain how to construct an electromagnet-driven motor. Kellie and Mike, the hosts of the show, are enthusiastic teachers that will help introduce a project that you likely include in your middle school...
5 mins 6th - 12th Science
How to Build a TurbineLesson Planet: Curated OER
Here is a six-minute video of a pair of electrical engineers that illustrate how to build a wind turbine. A list of materials is provided, along with general guidelines for your class. Use this to introduce turbine design to your...
7 mins 4th - 12th Science
Atoms to Molecules: Constructing HeliumLesson Planet: Curated OER
Protons and neutrons and electrons, oh my! Physical science scholars get hands-on with interactive atomic modeling. Starting with a simple helium atom, participants create and name ions, then build isotopes. Questions throughout the...
7th - 9th Science