Your mission — should you choose to accept it — is to explore the museum and gain as much knowledge as possible!
“Pull” yourself into high “gear” as you search the museum for artifacts that contain pulleys and gears. Discover how prevalent these simple machines can be!
This scavenger hunt booklet, all about pulleys and gears, help guide you and your students to fun and learning as you discover all that our galleries have to offer. Remember, youth 12 years and under must always be accompanied by an adult.
Download the Museum Mission (PDF, 1.05 MB)
Download the answers (PDF, 143 KB)
Complete your experience with the Pulleys and Gears school program and Digital Learning Kit.
Check out our general Museum Missions for other ages and themed Missions.
Printing your Museum Mission
Print out the booklets before your visit, making enough copies for students to work either independently or in groups. To print in booklet form, choose “Booklet” and “Both sides” under “Page Sizing & Handling” if your printer supports it. If you are printing in black and white, select “Print in grayscale” for best results.
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