Simple Machines

Project Lead the Way, grade 3 module 2

There are six main kinds of simple machines

We will try an experiment with four of these:

Lever

Inclined Plane

Screw

Pulley

Wheel & axle

Wedge

Lever -introduction to 3 types - Simple Machines lesson for kids by www.makemegenius.com
What is an Inclined Plane? - Simple Machines | Mocomi Kids
Inclined Planes
Simple Machines -Screw- Lesson for Kids-Kindergarten,Preschoolers,Toddlers
Simple Machines - Wedges and Screws
What is a Pulley? (With Narration) - Simple Machines | Mocomi Kids

Simple machines website - Boston University

Simple machines song from 2nd grade

Animated simple machines song - work smarter, not harder

Kids reports on everyday uses for simple machines

EdHeads Site - glossary and games

Compound Machines

Big image
Kyle's COMPOUND MACHINE PROJECT - April 2010

Magnets

Magnets - Bill Nye, North and South

Magnets with Iron Filings

Our Animal Rescue Problem

San Diego Zoo Link for Tiger Cam

San Diego Zoo for Kids

Animal Rescue

Rescue Equipment