For Students:

Simple Machines - https://www.generationgenius.com/simple-machines-reading-material/
                   https://www.ducksters.com/science/simple_machines.php
                   https://nhpbs.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/idptv11.sci.phys.maf.d4ksim/simple-machines/
                   https://kidskonnect.com/science/simple-machines/
                   https://www.coolkidfacts.com/simple-machines-facts/
                   https://www.forteachersforstudents.com.au/site/themed-curriculum/simple-machines/facts/
                   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSfNYpCprw4

                   https://www.neok12.com/Simple-Machines.htm
                   https://easyscienceforkids.com/all-about-simple-machines/
                   https://www.123homeschool4me.com/24-simple-machine-projects-for-kids_97/
                   https://elementalscience.com/blogs/science-activities/3-ideas-for-building-simple-machines-at-home
                   https://sciencing.com/build-simple-machines-household-items-5625822.html
                   https://learninghypothesis.com/simple-machines/
                   https://stemeducationguide.com/simple-machine-projects/
                   http://oldintranet.puhinui.school.nz/Topics/Machines/Leonardo/InventorsToolbox.html

Marvelous Machines for Third Graders
https://www.galaxy.net/~k12/machines/


     For Teachers:

Simple Machines
http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/Summer_Training/KaeAvenueES/SIMPLE_MACHINES.html

Work is Simple with Simple Machines
http://www.ed.uri.edu/SMART96/ELEMSC/SMARTmachines/machine.html

Moving Along with Simple Machines includes content standards, assessment, activities, and rubrics
http://www.henry.k12.ga.us/cur/simp-mach/content.htm
   Unit Resources - http://www.henry.k12.ga.us/cur/simp-mach/resources.htm

Simple Machines Webquests
http://www.lakelandschools.us/do/lbrandon/Machines/Machines.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20080218225147/http://outreach.rice.edu/~dgabby/science/simp_mach/

Simple Machines from ScienceNetlinks
http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/move-it-with-simple-machines/
http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/systems-1-simple-machines/
http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/tools/

Simple Machines - https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/lesson-plans/teaching-content/internet-field-trip-simple-machines/
                   https://aminghori.blogspot.com/2016/04/lesson-plan-of-simple-machines-general.html

Simple Machines for Grades 6-10 including mousetrap-powered cars
http://tlc.ousd.k12.ca.us/~acody/machines.html
https://www.pbs.org/search/?q=simple+machines
http://gspyda.hubpages.com/hub/How-to-Build-a-Mouse-Trap-Car---A-Step-by-Step-Guide

Lesson Plans about Simple Machines for Teachers
http://teachertech.rice.edu/Participants/dawsonm/CAST/CAST95.html

Simple Machines Activities
http://teachers.net/lessons/posts/215.html

Several Projects for Studying Simple Machines - https://www.uen.org/lessonplan/view/28238
  Lesson Plans - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=11028
                 http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=28238

Simple Machines includes vocabulary words and lessons
http://www.sedl.org/scimath/pasopartners/pdfs/machines.pdf

Simple Machines links and activities
http://www.42explore.com/smplmac.htm

Move It! With Simple Machines
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/lessons.cfm?DocID=337

Systems 1 Simple Machines
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/lessons.php?BenchmarkID=11&DocID=1

The Bicycle As A System
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/lessons.cfm?BenchmarkID=11&DocID=12

 

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