Simple Machines Introduction

Unit 6: Simple Machines
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Objective: SWBAT identify characteristics of the 6 simple machines and explain the function of each by observing household examples.

Big Idea: Through a station activity involving everyday simple machines, students will form their own ideas of the basic simple machines.

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Science, Simple Machines, SPED, machines, physics
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