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Driving Question: How can we explain that the wheel and axle is a simple machine that makes work easier?

 

We have explored 5 simple machines and our last one is the wheel and axle.

Show what you know by trying to match the correct picture to the correct term in the activity below.

 

learning activity Click the card deck to view a card. Drag the card from the bottom to the correct category.
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Attribution:

Simple machine 1 image from open source

Simple machine 2 image from open source

Simple machine 3 image from open source

Simple machine 4 image from open source

Simple machine 5 image from open source

Simple machine 6 image from open source