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 quiz. Test 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!