Unit of Instruction

Mechanisms & Movement

Program
Elementary School
Description

In this unit, students use a remote-controlled robot to create different types of mechanisms.  Students learn how to create and convert motion as they explore linkages, gears, cams, and more!

Included Lessons
  1. Unit Overview
  2. The Maker ROK-Bot
  3. Rotary Motion
  4. Linear Motion
  5. Oscillating Motion
  6. Reciprocating Motion
  7. Unit Assessment
Mobile STEM Lab Requirement
Engineering Pathways Mobile STEM Lab
Young Engineers Mobile STEM Lab

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