What is Energy?
TYPES OF Energy Handout (Place in TABLE of Contents)
Identify "What is the Big Challenge?" GROUP TASK #1
Look at the work of Rube Goldberg, an American cartoonist, who created fantastic cartoons of multi stepped scientific "machines." Identify Forms of Energy & Type of Simple Machine..
Students will continue to analyze Rube Goldberg Photos to Identify Forms of Energy and Type of Simple Machine
Examples of Student "Rube Goldberg Machines"
Introduce Project: "Plan" a Rube Goldberg Compound Machine - Go through Rubric
Students will begin a "plan" to create their own Rube Goldberg Machine.
Homework: Students will need to begin gathering the materials they will need in order to build their machine. Supplies are due Monday.