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Magnets Push, Magnets Pull
by David A. Adler
Anna Raff, Illustrator

Reinforced | 32 pages | 8 3/4 x 11 | US$ 17.95
ISBN: 9780823436699 | 01-31-2017

Also available as an ebook.

Grade: FIRST | Age: 5 to 8

Themes: Science & Nature, Technology and Computers, School
Recommendations: A, H, SLJ

CCSS Codes:
RI.3.1,2,3,4,5,7,9,10
W.3.1,2,3,4,7,8,10
SL.3.1,1c,1d,2,3,4,6
L.3.4,4a,4b,4c,4d,5,5b,6
RF.3.3,3b,3c,4,4a,4c

About the Book

We can't see magnetism, but it's everywhere around us—even the Earth is a giant magnet!

In this fun and accessible book, David A. Adler covers the basics of magnetism. Terms such as attraction, pole, electromagnetism and force are plainly explained, while Anna Raff's lively art illustrates these concepts clearly. Suggested activities include instructions to make your own magnet! Kids who read this direct and uncomplicated introduction will learn to appreciate how magnetism powers our world.


★★★THE REVIEWS ARE IN!★★★

"An excellent guide for young children learning about magnetism."—School Library Journal

"An intelligent starting point for hands-on exploration of the familiar yet mysterious phenomenon of magnetism."—Booklist




Educators' Guide
MAGNETS PUSH, MAGNETS PULL
An educator's guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.