Starter: How do compasses work?
Lesson then included:
How compases work
Magnetic fields practical (instructions on slide)
Magnetic fields interacting
Plenary: Key word scrabble
Tasks are often differentiated by input as secure, develop and exceed which students can self-select or be directed to. Extension tasks are also included on the slides.
Worksheets needed: none
Practical equipment: compass and bar magnet
Written in conjunction with Pearsons Exploring Science text book (although the content can be used with any exam board).