Maker Lab: Simple Machines I (Online)

Playful Learning: Simple Machines

 Dates

Self-Guided

Ages

 6 to 12

Location

Online

Description

Science is so fascinating because it is literally all around us, and simple machines are the perfect examples! We use them daily, often without even realizing it. In this workshop you will learn to see the world in a new way, identifying the simple machines that make up so much of what we use in our every day lives. Then, put your engineering hats on and dive in hands first to create some simple machines of your own!

Topics Explored:

  • Introduction to the six (plus a bonus seventh!) simple machines
  • Levers
  • Wheels & Axles
  • Pulleys

During this online workshop you will…

  • Enjoy videos and printables for activities to be shared as a family
  • Share your experiences and work with families around the world
* Participants will have ongoing access to workshop community + materials.

 

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Simple Machines can also be purchased through our Learning Pass…

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Price: $27.00