Engaging lesson that combines art and science through Rube Goldberg's zany cartoons. Very budget friendly if your classroom has a tight budget. All you need is pencils, crayons and paper! Wonderful for diverse students, boys especially love this lesson. Inspiring images included to help students with their own designs.
You get the following:
Power Point with links to inspiring videos/information on Goldberg and modern Goldberg machines.
Hand out with inspiring images to engage students to draw their own Goldberg contraptions.
Hand out with questions as a review about Rube Goldberg with questions to encourage brainstorming.
Coloring sheet for early finishers.
What your students need:
Pencil, crayons and paper!