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Simple Machines

Fifth graders study how simple machines can help us alter forces and discuss the term mechanical advantage. They then identify dysfunctional simple machines and discuss in groups how the dysfunctions will decrease the effectiveness of each.

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Grade
5th
Subjects
Physics
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 days
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning

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