Simple Machines/Technology/ Force

Third graders study and define force. They determine that the cause of movement is pushing or pulling which are the types of force used when operating simple machines. They experiment to determine which object requires the most amount of force to move it using common classroom items.

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Inquiry-Based Learning
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