Classroom Activity: Sketching Gadget Anatomy
In this activity from Boston's Museum of Science, students are divided into small groups and presented with a small hardware device such as an egg beater, can opener, wind up toy, pencil sharpener or stapler. Each member of the group is responsible for drawing and labeling what they see as the essential parts of the device. This site is featured in the Science NetLinks lesson, Systems.
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General Science, Physical Sciences, Physics, Visual Arts
Museum of Science, Boston