Thames and Kosmos Electricity and Magnetism Kit683/9608
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Children eight and up can safely and easily experiment with electric current and magnetic fields using the colourful snap-together blocks and components in this hands-on kit. Experiment with push buttons and on-off switches. Assemble circuits that include a spinning motor, two switches, and up to three light bulbs. Conduct tests to see which materials are magnetic. Finally, put everything you have learned to good use by constructing a loudspeaker, an electromagnetic relay switch, and a morse code telegraph key.
Learn about the force of magnetism and magnetic poles. Magnetise a metal. Use iron fillings to make invisible magnetic fields visible. Investigate magnetic force and direction with a magnetic pendulum device.
Learn how a compass works and about Earth's magnetic fields. Conduct a series of experiments with a sturdy electromagnet.
The components are specially designed to make learning fun and accessible.
The electrical blocks fit together with simple plug-and-socket connectors. Because the blocks are brightly coloured and have unique shapes, it is easy to follow the assembly diagrams to construct functional devices.
The 64-page, full-colour experiment manual guides you through experiments with easy-to-follow diagrams.
- Size H29.5, W43cm.
- Batteries required: 2 x AA (not included) plus .
- For ages 8 years and over.
- EAN: 814743010451.
- Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
- Only for domestic use.
- To be used under the direct supervision of an adult.
100% would recommend to a friend
Very Pricey but useful
Very useful when you explain science to kids. But at the same time bit pricey too. Lot of experiments and my daughter loves it.
Very engaging and simple to use.
My grandson has spent hours experimenting with this kit.
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