1 Materials Collection Collection of twenty various magnetic and non-magnetic materials which can be used for teaching the principles of magnetism or the properties of different types of materials. Cotton, carbon, nickel, copper, rubber, iron, steel, zinc are all included amongst the 20 different materials.
035-SC00760 £ 27 .95
2 Metal Testing Strips Set of 12 different metal identifi cation plates. These are excellent for studies on different metals. Each plate is marked with a code letter corresponding to a list of metals supplied with the set.
W5 x H2.5cm strips. 035-MAG-MET
3 Fabrics Pack 5
5 Investigating Insulators Kit
A boxed kit consisting of 2 water bottles and 5 different insulators. The 2 bottles accommodate continuous comparisons while the experiment is being conducted. The 5 insulators are nylon, wool, foil, bubble wrap and a ream of tissue paper. Each is cut to wrap neatly round the water bottles.
035-SINKIT £ 43 .95
Fabric samples are often introduced in the form of items of clothing and this can cause confusion for children. This convenient pack contains squares of different types of fabric for use in a variety of investigations and experiments. 50cm square samples of wool, silk, nylon, wadding and polycotton and 50 x 70cm samples of breathable nylon, PVC coated nylon and fi brepile (fl eece). Includes teacher’s notes suggesting activities. Contents may vary.
035-FAB £ 43 .95
4 Fabrics Sample Pack This swatch of fabrics offers children the chance to feel the different textures and to examine different types of materials. Each of the ten pieces is approx. 10 x 8cm and there are samples of cotton, Gore-Tex, linen, lycra, plain and ripstop nylon, silk and Tefl on coated polycotton. A key card is included.