After organizing their data on posters, they decided on a project to create that would show how their simple machine worked. After gathering materials, mostly recyclables and things we had in our classroom or my garage, we got started! The Wheel and Axel experts created a working water wheel.
The pulley experts created a flag pole.
The inclined plane experts created a marble run.
The screw experts created a corkscrew slide.
Here is a hint to show what the kids have decided to investigate next!