More Gadgets and Contraptions
Date posted: January 28, 2015
In addition to the Gadgets and Contraptions activities that we mentioned last week, Science World has an extended version of Gadgets and Contraptions: Science for 3-5 year-olds that are designed for use with groups of children. This sheet for caregivers and preschool teachers includes more experiential activities such as Take-Apart, Rollercoasters, Pendulum Bowling and Message Pulleys.
Older children can use the same simple machines to create their own Rube Goldberg contraption. Here’s an example.