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It's So Simple

Learners use basic materials to create four simple machines. In this introduction to simple machines lesson, students are given four different scenarios that require a simple machine in order to solve. The learners use devices such as a wheel, axle, and lever to make machines work and accomplish desired tasks.

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Resource Details

5th - 8th
Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
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