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Simple Machines at your Site

Rhode Island

Program to Go at your site


This program is the perfect compliment to your GEMS-net or KITES-based Simple Machines unit. Students work with levers, pulleys, screws, and other simple machines as they would have been used by New England families over the last 350 years.


Weekdays, October through June
1.5 Hours
Grade 2, but can be adapted for grades 1 through 8
Limited to 30 students per program.


$8/student, minimum charge for one class $150

In addition, for schools outside of North Kingstown, mileage is charged at $1.00/mile

Also available as a museum field trip.


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Type of Program:
Programs to Go

Related Topics:
Colonial Life, Farming

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Simple Machines at your Site