To start off our topic all about Forces and Magnets we talked all about the push and pull force.
Some of our push examples were:
Some of pull examples were:
We could explain that a push force is away from you and a pull force is towards you.
We used the push force to look at whether the surface of something effects the distance the ball travels.
We made sure our test was fair!
Then we looked at magnets.
We knew what magnets were because we see them around the house all the time. But we have learnt lots of new vocabulary to help us understand what magnets are.
We had chance to investigate what things around the classroom were magnetic and which weren't.
We then asked some questions - not just any question! A question that we could then find out and experiment to answer it.
Our questions were: