Virtual Camp 2018 Science Lesson 3: Robots Simple Machines

Virtual Camp: Summer of ScienceLesson 3: Robot Simple Machines

Lesson 3: Robot Simple Machines

Date: July ​27, 2018

Welcome to Lesson 3 of the Virtual Camp from Metro Parent and Michigan Science Center!

​​From bikes to construction cranes, robots perform many complex tasks in our world. But each one is made up of a combination of six very simple machines. Discover how it this sort of science works by whipping up a robot of your own! Start by watching how it’s done in the video. Next, download your free guide for the full instructions, along with treat trivia and a few bonus resources. Finally, take the quiz to score great prizes. And don’t forget to snap pix of all the fun you’re having and post to Instagram​ with the hashtag #MPcamp for a chance at winning a $25 Amazon gift card, too!

1. Watch the experiment.

2. Download your free guide.Make your own cardboard robot – and learn fascinating facts about simple machines in the process.

3. Take the quizTest your science smarts. Take one quiz to win a free general-admission pass to the Michigan Science Center (good Aug. 19-Dec. 31, 2018). And one lucky kid will win $1,000 for college!

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