|OLG and DCRT
2014-15 through 2018-19
The Atchafalaya Heritage Area has been designated by Congress as a National Heritage Area.
Teacher Guide – The teacher guide on Simple Machines contains pre-visit activities that introduce students to the six types of simple machines, and a post activity that includes instructions on the assembly of the six types of simple machines ( made from simple classroom materials), and a creative writing activity based on one of the six simple machines as the main character of a fictional story. In the story, the students will use the knowledge gained from their observations to summarize the function and the description of their machine (main character).
Student Booklet – The Simple Machines student booklet takes students on a scavenger hunt in the museum galleries to locate and notate the six types of simple machines found in the museum artifacts. Students will notate in the booklet how each of the six simple machines found in the artifact made work easier.
Targeted Grades: 3rd and 4th grades
Primary Subject: Science
|"Simple Machines" Guides and Booklets|