In this physical science unit, students are introduced to Newton’s laws of motion, including the law of inertia. It looks at friction, lubrication, mass, acceleration, and gravity. It also looks at how magnets work, the force of magnetism, types of magnets, magnetic fields, the Earth’s magnetic field, and electromagnetism. A multitude of illustrations make these concepts accessible and easier to understand.
At the end of the unit, students can review 12 vocabulary words, label magnets and magnetic fields, and enjoy a review activity. Students can also personalize the book by coloring the illustrations if desired. Answer keys are provided. 21 pages total. Ages 8-13.
All measurements are given in both English and metric. This title does not discuss origins or the age of the earth. If you would like to explore the topics in this book from a Creation science worldview, free downloadable discussion helps are available.