Design and build working mechanisms to solve real design problems.
Change rotary motion into linear and reciprocating motion using linkages, cam shafts, cranks and gear trains.
Each class pack has materials for 10 students, each selecting three design challenges to solve, for a total of 30 class activities.
Contents include: preprinted grid paper, gears, pulleys, cams, cardstock, Kre8- parts, design problem cards and instructions.
Teachers will need to supply glue and hand tools (such as a ruler, scissors, awl, hole punch, utility knife, etc.). Grades 6-12.