Victorian Curriculum Code – VCSSU131 (Magnets)

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The interaction of magnets can be explained by a field model; magnets are used in the generation of electricity and the operation of motors


  • investigating the action at a distance or the field model around magnets of different shapes
  • investigating the movement of a magnet and a wire to produce electricity
  • investigating the effect of a magnet on a current from a battery to produce movement