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Simple Machines

Young scholars explore the concepts of force and effort by observing simple machines. For this physics lesson, students attempt to sharpen a pencil without any help, bite into an orange with their lips curled over their teeth, and other observable acts to exemplify how simple machines make our daily tasks easier.

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Resource Details

Grade
1st - 2nd
Subjects
Physics
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
Fine Print