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Simple and Compound Machines

  • 9+ years
  • 16 models
  • 2-3 students
  • 352 pieces
  • Item No. 77053
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A smaller group version of the Exploring Machines set, this set is designed to increase students understanding of simple machines and how they make work easier by investigating exploring and experimenting with fully functioning simple machine models. Detailed teachers guide with key concepts, terms definitions and learning objectives and lesson plans included. This set builds 16 models, one at a time.

Key Features & Concepts

  • Effort and resistance
  • Mechanical Advantage
  • Force
  • Six types of simple machine

Includes 81 page teachers guide with 14 lesson plans and key terms and definitions.