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Offline Activity: Magnet Maze PDF

Use a magnet and its magnetic field to pull a magnetic object through your maze!

  • Subjects
  • Art
  • Science
  • Duration
  • 30-60 minutes
  • Compatible Robots
  • Group Size
  • Small Groups (2-4)
  • Experience Level
  • PreK-K
  • Grades 1-3
  • Grades 3-5
  • Things You'll Need
  • N/A

Build your own maze and use the power of magnetic fields to navigate your way through the maze. Magnets have the power to attract other magnetic objects — use their magnetic pull to navigate a maze!

Educational Standards

CCSS ELA K-8 Reading

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.7

Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words.

RI.3.7

Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).

Next Generation Science Standards

3-PS2-3

Ask questions to determine cause and effect relationships of electric or magnetic interactions between two objects not in contact with each other.

3-PS2-4

Define a simple design problem that can be solved by applying scientific ideas about magnets.*