Lever as a Simple Machine

Students study the three different types of levers and develop a simple machine. In this levers and simple machines lesson, students look at different types of levers, and experiment with a ruler and a marshmallow to determine how they work. They work in groups to use items from a bag filled by the teacher to design and build a machine.

2nd - 6th Science 81 Views 241 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning

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