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Perform Astounding Feats of Magnetism!

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NEW Fourth Edition!

Loved by kids for more than 20 years! Young scientists playfully investigate magnetic forces, motion, stability, and geometry, using super strong magnets and newly-minted British pennies! Aligned with STEM, Common Core State Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards. New fourth edition includes additional coins plus a whopping 44 investigations!

Ages 8+/Grades 3+


  • 2 Super strong magnets encased in stainless steel
  • 32 Newly-minted British pennies plus a bonus US penny
  • Activity booklet packed with magnet facts, penny history & 44 investigations.

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Item #736500
Price $25.99

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"Got this for my 8 year-old's birthday. He loves it! It comes with two large magnetic blocks, a bunch of British pennies, and an instruction manual describing how to create all kinds of gravity-defying penny sculptures. He's been following the directions all by himself and has done quite a few so far. He's amazed!"

Explore magnetic wonders that even leading scientists have found amazing:

  • Balance 4 coins on the rim of a teacup!

  • Build gravity-defying sculptures and levitating pyramids!

  • Magically move pennies up ramps, over bridges and along tightropes!

Click on the images above to view activities