This is an integrated unit that combines Science, Math, Language Arts, and Fine Arts to address the content of simple machines, compound machines, and energy.
This unit is based on the NEW BC CURRICULUM and prides itself on 21st CENTURY LEARNING!
Students are involved in a series of explorations and experiments before they get the chance to create their own Rube Goldberg Machine. This comprehensive unit includes:
15 Science Lessons
11 Language Arts Lessons (including Guided Reading, Weekly Writing Strategies, and Procedural Writing Lessons)
2 Fine Arts Lessons
1 Math Lesson
Instructions for Energy Stations around our iBook
20 Black Line Masters
This unit has a lot of hands-on activities that will ignite students' curiosity and lead to a whole lot of fun and a whole lot of learning! It can be used to teach a whole semester/term.