Simple Machines

Discover the machines that advanced life in the 1800s and how these devices have evolved over time. Investigate how simple machines and tools use force and reduced friction to move heavy objects. Have fun using wheels, levers, pulleys, and screws to move different objects.

Curriculum Links:

  • Science & Technology


Grade Suitability: 2+

Availability: September to October, May to June

Length: 1.5 hours

Cost (+HST): $6 per student