Magnetic Meteorites

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Key stage: 
Key Stage 2
Resource type: 
Classroom activity
Location: 
Royal Observatory
School subject: 
Astronomy, Science

Meteorites are bits of space rock from the asteroid belt. Some are magnetic. This activity accompanies the video 'Space Rocks'.

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