Simple Machines, Force and Motion

Kristen Vibas
Grade Levels
2nd - 5th
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58 pages
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Simple Machines and Force and Motion Vocabulary Cards, Assessments, Games and LOTS of fun Activities! Enrich your Simple Machines and Force and Motion Unit with these engaging resources.

Vocabulary Cards- use as a word wall, matching game, sorting activity, "Quiz, Quiz, Trade" game or as flashcards. The cards include 25 terms, a brief description or definition, a visual representation, or both.

Terms include: simple machine, inclined plane, screw, pulley, wedge, wheel & axle, lever, fulcrum, compound machine, gears, force, motion, energy, kinetic energy, potential energy, gravity, friction, inertia, load, work, push, pull, relative location, speed and momentum


1 Simple Machines Quiz and 1 Force and Motion Quiz

Additional Activities:

Simple Machines Sort

Simple Machines Notes

Simple Machines Illustrations

Simple Machines "Can - Have - Are" graphic organizer

Simple Machines Hunt

Calling All Inventors! - a creative writing activity

Force and Motion Cloze

My Simple Machines Vocabulary Booklet

My Force and Motion Vocabulary Booklet

"SCOOT!' Review Game! - use as intended, or as task cards in a science center

I Have, Who Has Review Game - a fast paced chain reaction game for the whole class to play!

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Simple Machines Clip Art

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