Unit 1 – Understanding Ourselves ‘s Post on Friday, December 9, 2016

We have been learning about simple machines and they make work easier.

Just for fun we have built rube-Goldberg machines. Rube Goldberg machines are the opposite of a simple machine.they are complicated machines that do a simple task. My Rube Goldberg is made of 2 simple machines pulley lever and inclined plane here it is in action

Unit 1 – Understanding Ourselves ‘s Post on Friday, November 11, 2016

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Reflection area of rectangles

What did we learn:We had to draw as many rectangles as we could think of that had an area of 12 square unit. I drew 3.Then we had to answer a question-could we draw a square had that area? The answer is no because you can’t make a square if the matching sum doesn’t have 2 equal factors. An example of a square would be 3×3=9.