SIMPLE MACHINES TOUR

Grade Level: 4th to 8th
Duration: 2 hours

In the mid 19th-century, science and mathematics were at work making the lives of the villagers and farmers easier. This tour offers students an opportunity to view the museum from a scientific perspective.

Download the Simple Machines Educator's Guide! Our guide details the tour experience, and also provides valuable pre-and post-visit lesson plan ideas and worksheets to help tie your visit even more closely into your classroom curriculum.

New York State Learning Standards
Social Studies Standard 1
Science and Technology Standard 1, 4, 5
ELA Common Core RI.4/6/7/8, RF.4, SL.1/3, L.4