Simple Machines

This will force you to learn about basic mechanical devices.

Bookable Group Program

Tickets:
Additional Fee
Age:
8–10
Length:
30 minutes

Can simple machines make work easier? Discover how levers, pulleys, and inclined planes give us a helping hand through mechanical advantage.

About Group Programs

Programs are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Center educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Currently Unavailable for Booking

While we’re not able to offer this programming now, it’s still in our repertoire. Once we can welcome groups back to the Science Center again, we will make this available for booking.

This program is designed for grade 3.

Virginia SOLs:

  • 3rd grade: 2