ScienceWorks for Kids: Simple Machines, Grades 1-3 – Teacher Reproducibles



The books in ScienceWorks for Kids, Grades 1-3, connect science with real life. Each book covers 8 science concepts that are supported by hands-on activities and ready-to-go resources. Each lesson relates to the National Science Education Standards.

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SKU: 9781557996893 Category:


EMC Number: 860

Page Count: 80

EAN: 9781557996893

Simple Machines covers these concepts:

  • work is done when a force is used to move something over a distance
  • some jobs take more work that other jobs
  • machines make work easier
  • machines may have few
  • many, or no moving parts
  • the lever is a simple machine
  • the wheel and axle is a simple machine
  • the pulley is a simple machine
  • the inclined plane is a simple machine
  • the screw is a simple machine
  • the wedge is a simple machine.

A variety of engaging activities present the concepts in ways that students can understand. Each concept presented includes:

  • teacher directions for lessons
  • reproducible resource pages such as sets of picture cards, minibooks, and lab sheets to record the results of hands-on investigations

This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 11 × 8.5 × .5 in
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