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Simple Science

Science Saturdays 2017 gave us an opportunity to experiment and learn more about Simple Science!

On this page, you can connect with games, videos and activities to learn more about this topic!

STEM Grades K-3

Sid the Science Kid

Sid the Science Kid

Watch this video: Inclined Plane and Simple

Sid the ScienceKid

Sid the ScienceKid

Watch this video: On using a pulley to get things up into a tree house!

Adventures in Learning

Adventures in Learning

Up, Up, Up with Inclined Planes

Gabriella's Balacing Act Game

Gabriella's Balacing Act Game

Check Gabriella's game on balancing and feeding birds!

The Broken Wheel | Sid the Science Kid

The Broken Wheel | Sid the Science Kid

In these Sid the Science Kid segments, Sid learns all about wheels--a type of simple machine--their purpose, and their history.

STEM Grades 4-8

How Does a Pulley Work?

How Does a Pulley Work?

A pulley is a simple machine using a wheel and a cord that's designed for lifting. Pulleys help make work easier by redirecting motion or loads. Pulleys are everywhere — look for some around your home

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Simple Machines | Science Trek

Simple Machines | Science Trek

This video segment from IdahoPTV's Science Trek shows examples of the 6 simple machines: lever, pulley, wheel and axel, inclined plane, wedge and screw.

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Simple Machines | Everyday Learning

Simple Machines | Everyday Learning

How do you get a glove and a ball up to your tree house? One answer is to use a pulley. A pulley is a simple machine.

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What Are Levers?

What Are Levers?

A lever is a simple machine. See how it works.

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Rubber band car

Rubber band car

How to build your own rubber band car!

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Pinball Wizard | Fetch!

Pinball Wizard | Fetch!

Make a pinball machine that can shoot a marble and send it zigzagging down an obstacle course

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Kart Racing by Ali and Paige | Dragonfly TV

Kart Racing by Ali and Paige | Dragonfly TV

Which gear gives us the best performance?

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