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Studying Simple Machines With Rube Goldberg

Seventh graders develop their own Rube Goldberg-type cartoon, using five types of simple machines, to accomplish their selected feat. They view a Goldberg cartoon to show how the famous cartoonist drew weird and wacky machines to complete a simple task.

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Resource Details

Grade
7th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning