Rube Goldberg Project
Students apply inquiry and problem solving approaches in science. They design a device (invention) that solves a special problem.
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Move It! - Grade Three Interdisciplinary Lesson
Third graders examine how small devices can aid as they create force to move objects. In this forces and small machine lesson, 3rd graders work in small groups to design a small machine or game that moves an object across the length of...
3rd Technology & Engineering
Simple Machines: Force and Motion
Get things moving with this elementary science unit on simple machines. Through a series of nine lessons including teacher demonstrations, hands-on activities, and science experiments, young scientists learn about forces, motion, and...
2nd - 4th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Engineering - Solid Rock to Building Block
Students role-play as engineers designing wedge tools. They devise methods for shaping quarry rocks into pyramid blocks. Following a teacher demonstration, they use materials such as soap, clay, and foam for blocks and wood, plastic,...
3rd - 5th Technology & Engineering