Simple Machines

Students explore the concepts of force and effort by observing simple machines. In this physics instructional activity, 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.

1st - 2nd Science 11 Views 584 Downloads
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