This is the second post in our Preschool Engineering STEM Series!
Last week we talked about how much little ones like to build things. Children are also very curious about how and why things work the way they do. I love their natural curiosity and questions. That’s what makes learning about simple machine so fun!
Here are some great freebies and ideas for learning about Simple Machines:
How to Make a Movable Pulley with your Kids! by Carrots are Orange
Make a Milk Carton Well Simple Machine
A Simple Machine: The Pulley from Hands on As We Grow
Launching Ping Pong Ball Snowmen with a Lever from Buggy and Buddy
FREE Simple Machine Printables:
FREE Simple Machines Printable Mini Book from 123Homeschool4Me
Simple Machines Unit Study with FREE Printables
Simple Machines Mini Posters from Montessori for Everyone
Don’t miss our first post in the Preschool Engineering STEM Series:
Sarah is a wife, daughter of the King and Mama to 4 children (one who is a homeschool graduate)! She is a an eclectic, Charlotte Mason style homeschooler that has been homeschooling for over 16 years now. She is still trying to find the balance between work and keeping a home and says she can only do it by the Grace of God, and Coffee!