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3+ (Ages 8+)


40 minutes per lab

Unit Essential Question(s)

  • How can I use tools to help solve authentic problems?
  • How are mechanisms used in everyday life and work?

Unit Understandings

The following concepts will be covered throughout this Unit:

  • How tools or mechanisms can be used to make things easier.
  • How mechanisms can be used in work and life applications.

Lab Summary

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Unit Standards

Unit Standards will be addressed in every Lab within the Unit.