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Putting the "Simple" in Simple Machines

Second graders investigate the function and uses of simple machines. They identify tools that are combined and used in everyday machines to simplify work. They explore the concepts of force and friction, conduct experiments and build simple machines.

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Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
14 days
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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