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In this unit designed for kindergarten classrooms, students will participate in activities dealing with machines, including ramps, pulleys, levers and pendulums. Students will explore how parts of machines work together.
These activities are part of Science World's Big Science For Little Hands program. They were developed and tested with preschool and kindergarten educators.
Here is how a selection of these activities could become a week-long unit of study in a kindergarten classroom: