The following books and websites contain additional information, activities, and enrichment options. The books may be available through publishers, distributors such as bookstores or online retailers, or library systems.

For Students

Rebecca Olien, Bridgestone Books, 2002
Magnets: Pulling Together, Pushing Apart
Natalie M. Rosinsky, Picture Window Books, 2002
Mickey's Magnet
Franklyn M. Branley, Scholastic Paperbacks, 1976
What Magnets Can Do
Allan Fowler, Children's Press, 1995
What Makes a Magnet?
Franklyn M. Branley, Harper Trophy, 1996

For Teachers

Janice VanCleave's Magnets
Janice VanCleave, Wiley, 1993
Science With Magnets
H. Edom, EDC Publishing, 1992


See the Best of the Net feature at and sites recommended by the National Science Teachers Association at