This summer camp theme explores MOTION! See part one for sensors and more.
|Project:||Description:||Related concepts and machines:|
|Machine Dissection||From APM. Discuss Simple Machines, find them as components in the museum, and use them in small handheld devices!||
Lineshaft system, Rifling Machine, Watch-Screw Making Machine
|Electric Race Car||From TeacherGeek: Let’s combine battery power with our simple machines – and a motor – to make something GO.||20th century machines|
|Chemical Reaction Launch||From Science World: Diet Coke and Mentos can propel a car!||Bentley Engine pistons|
We collected these free resources online, and combined they make about one day’s worth of activities (three projects, cleanup, lunch, and breaks).