School Programs 2018-2019
We can use all kinds of simple machines to help us move heavy loads. Students are challenged to move a heavy object using wheels and axles, ramps and pulleys. They also need to determine how to place a fulcrum in a see-saw to perfectly balance two loads. Finally, students experiment with creative solutions to move their heavy load, using as many different simple machines as possible.
Science and Technology –
and Mechanisms: Movement
|Science and Technology –
Material World: Systems and Interactions
Make name tags to help the museum educator build rapport with students. Students may bring a lunch or purchase one from the museum’s café.
$9 per student.
A minimum fee of $135 will be charged per group.
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