Energy & Forces  Forces & their effects  Forces  G7  
Development of Target
EFB3.3 

EFB3.3 
Describe the interaction of magnets in terms of the forces of attraction and repulsion. 
1  Introduce the term pole. 
2  Magnets are normally stamped N and S. Ask pupils what these stand for. 
3  Pupils already know that a magnet attracts paper clips. Investigate : Which part of a magnet can hold the most paper clips? 
4  Introduce terms attraction and repulsion. What happens when one magnet is turned around. Make labelled drawings to describe what happens. 