Opposites Attract

Explore characteristics of magnets and discover some of their everyday uses!

Bookable Group Program

Additional Fee
30 minutes

Discover the effects of magnets on objects while exploring attraction, repulsion and magnetics poles. Learn how magnets are used in daily life and investigate the interactions of magnets and their effects on everyday objects.

About Group Programs

Programs are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Center educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Opposites Attract is suitable for grades K–4.

Virginia Standards of Learning:

  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 2nd Grade: 2
  • 3rd Grade: 2

North Carolina Standard Course of Study:

  • Physical Science: 4.1