This activity pack allows students to get an in-depth understanding of simple machines, mechanisms, structures and mechanical advantage. It includes 38 principle model activities, four main activities, including extension activities, and eight problem-solving activities. Real-life video clips introduce students to the activities. Teacher's notes, student worksheet and glossary included.
- Investigating the principles of simple machines, mechanisms and structures
- Mechanical advantage
- Balanced and unbalanced forces
- Block and tackle
- Effect of force on an object
- Experimenting with friction