Monday, August 23

North and South Pole Magnet

🧲Magnetic Attraction🧲

Did you know that magnets have a North and a South Pole?

Magnets are fascinating objects with a north pole and a south pole. Let’s delve into the fascinating world of magnetism:

Poles and Attraction:
Every magnet has two distinct ends called poles: the north pole and the south pole.
When it comes to attraction, opposite poles attract each other. For instance, a north pole will be drawn toward a south pole. However, if two north poles encounter each other, they will repel each other, pushing away.

Atomic Origins:
Magnets are composed of atoms. Within each atom, the nucleus is surrounded by negatively charged electrons. These electrons generate their own tiny magnetic fields, referred to as “spin.” If enough electrons align their spins in the same direction, the material itself becomes magnetic. In some elements (like iron), unpaired electrons create small magnetic fields. These fields can align under specific conditions, resulting in what we call magnetism.

Permanent Magnets:
Everyday magnets, such as refrigerator magnets, are known as permanent magnets. In these materials, the magnetic fields of many atoms become permanently aligned due to an external force (like being placed in a powerful magnetic field).

Earth’s Magnetic Poles:
Earth itself acts as a huge magnet. Its internal magnet has a south pole near the geographic north pole and a north pole near the geographic south pole. Technically, this means that the northern magnetic pole on Earth is actually a magnetic south pole, as opposite poles attract.

In summary, the behavior of electrons and their alignment within materials give rise to the magnetic properties that we observe. Whether it’s holding a party invitation on a refrigerator or guiding a compass needle, magnets continue to captivate our curiosity!


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I'm Mimi, the author of the JOEY SAVES THE DAY! book series. I love reading, writing, teaching, and learning. I homeschool my two youngest children. My 16-year-old daughter illustrated the books and will illustrate all the rest of them in the series. She started illustrating the series when she was 14 years old. She loves to draw. She is learning as she goes. Her dream is to one day be a famous illustrator and a fantasy book writer. Help me make my daughter’s dreams a reality and watch how her illustrations evolve over time! Children and adults everywhere will love these books. The story and illustrations within the pages of the books will put a big smile on your face and your child will be delighted as you read them the books. The illustrations are adorable and the stories are super cute. You don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to own this collection of adorable books! All five of the books are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Target, Walmart, and Books A Million.



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