Compound Machine

We are exploring simple machines in Science: levers, pulleys, wheel and axles, screws, wedges and inclined planes.

My Compound Machine Assignment
Your goal: to build a compound machine. This machine should have several simple machines in its design. You should have a purpose for your machine, for instance, moving water or mixing or chopping food. Be prepared to share with the class in person or via technology your creation.

I found a youtube video of a child who used several machines to break an egg. Very cool!!!!
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We have created the marking guide for this assignment, due the first week of November, 2013, go to the Science page to see the criteria.

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