Simple Machines

Discover the physics of simple machines and the science of mechanical advantage. Conduct investigations of each of the six simple machines, exploring their use in everyday objects.

  • $6/student
  • 10 student minimum to book
  • 12-20 student maximum per session, depending on lab room availability


  • Wisconsin Standards for Science: SCI.PS2.A.3, SCI.PS2.B.3
  • Wisconsin Standards for Technology and Engineering: TR1.c.2.e
  • NGSS: 3-PS2.A, 3-PS2.B
Gr 3-5
45 Minutes
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