Simple Machines: Preparing for Play

January 24, 2013
Introduce the concept of simple machines using a classroom door! Students like to see how simple machines are a part of everyday life, and t...

Simple Machines Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

July 25, 2018
This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about simple machines. It is designed to complemen...

Classroom Activities: Simple Machines

July 24, 2018
These classroom activities are designed to complement the Simple Machines topic on BrainPOP Jr. Ramping Up Have small groups or pairs cr...

Family and Homeschool Activities: Simple Machines

July 23, 2018
These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the Simple Machines topic on BrainPOP Jr. Simple Machine Walk Together w...