Simple Machines Task Cards (Differentiated and Tiered)

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36 differentiated and tiered task card questions to help assess your students on important concepts covered in a unit covering simple machines, work and related concepts. Answer sheets (differentiated) and key included.

Topics covered:
Work
Work & Energy
Power
Mechanical Advantage
Simple Machines
Inclined Plane
Wedge
Screw
Wheel and Axle
Lever
Classes of Levers
Pulley
Pulley Systems
Compound Machines

Concepts addressed are appropriate for upper elementary and intermediate students. These concepts are aligned with NGSS and most state science standards.

About the Differentiation & Tiering:
This product is differentiated for upper elementary and/or middle school students. A color-shape code is found on the lower right corner of every task card to help you differentiate concepts for your students' needs and abilities. Concepts are differentiated as basic, intermediate or advanced.

Each card is denoted with a "signal strength" to code for lower, mid and higher order thinking:
• Cards with a “low” signal strength assess students on knowledge and comprehension.
• Cards with a “medium” signal strength assess students on application and analysis.
• Cards with a “high” signal strength assess students on synthesis and evaluation.

These task cards are great for:
✓ Science centers
✓ Assessment
✓ Independent Study
✓ Review

Additional Simple Machines Teaching Materials:
Simple Machines PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
Simple Machines Interactive Notebook Unit

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Total Pages
17
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Included
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N/A

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Simple Machines Task Cards (Differentiated and Tiered)
Simple Machines Task Cards (Differentiated and Tiered)
Simple Machines Task Cards (Differentiated and Tiered)
Simple Machines Task Cards (Differentiated and Tiered)
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