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This resource provides background information for elementary teachers on the topic of Simple Machines.  It contains extensive background information  explaining the principles behind lever arms, gears, simple and compound pulleys, and screws.   Classroom resources include objectives, cross-curricular lesson ideas, reproducible student activity sheets, and links to related websites for children.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Work and Energy
= Simple Machines
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Instructor Guide/Manual
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
= Unit of Instruction
- Reference Material
= Nonfiction Reference
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- Learners
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© 2008 Canada Science and Technology Museum Corporation
Keywords:
elementary school science, energy, mechanical advantage, simple machines, unit , unit of instruction
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Metadata instance created February 18, 2008 by Caroline Hall
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June 6, 2015 by Caroline Hall
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January 31, 2008
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(Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., Ottawa, 2008), WWW Document, (http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/education/tell-me-about-background-information-for-simple-machines.php).
AJP/PRST-PER
Canada Science and Technology Museum: Pulleys and Gears , (Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., Ottawa, 2008), <http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/education/tell-me-about-background-information-for-simple-machines.php>.
APA Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum: Pulleys and Gears . (2008, January 31). Retrieved December 15, 2017, from Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp.: http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/education/tell-me-about-background-information-for-simple-machines.php
Chicago Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp.. Canada Science and Technology Museum: Pulleys and Gears . Ottawa: Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., January 31, 2008. http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/education/tell-me-about-background-information-for-simple-machines.php (accessed 15 December 2017).
MLA Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum: Pulleys and Gears . Ottawa: Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., 2008. 31 Jan. 2008. 15 Dec. 2017 <http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/education/tell-me-about-background-information-for-simple-machines.php>.
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