Wordless Wednesday Build a Motor in 10 Minutes #WW

James is learning about Electricity/ Magnetism in his 4th grade class. Dad and the boys built their own electric motor using the instructions called Build a Motor in 10 Minutes found at scitoys.com.  The motor is simply a battery, a magnet, and a small coil of wire you make yourself. If all things are put together correctly, the little motor really spins around at a fast rate!

Happy Wordless Wednesday!

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Kristi Maloney is a work from home mom to two boys ages 10 and 13. Since 2009, she has featured in-depth product, and book reviews and hosted high-quality, exciting giveaways on her blog Moms Own Words. When she is not blogging, you can find her working at her son’s school, or behind the wheel of her car in the roll of “taxi driver”. Email at maloney(dot)Kristi@gmail(dot)com.

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  1. Vickie Couturier says

    thats really cool that they could do that,I know I couldnt dont have the patience for that,but they did a great job ,,

  2. Diane Sallans says

    Projects like this are so great for finding out what kids are interested in for a possible future career.

  3. says

    Now that is an awesome project! Great job guys!!! It reminds me of when my son was that age and all the science projects and stuff in Cub Scouts we did. I miss those days! – bryan

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