Lesson plan

Motors

Summary
Make a simple motor to see how they work. Use a motor to make an art scribbling machine.
Science content
Physics: Electricity, Electromagnetism (7)
Activities in this lesson
Procedure

Make a simple motor, to show students how motors work.
Use a hobby motor to drive a scribbling machine. Offsetting the motor (making it wobble) changes the art made.

Grades taught
Gr 5
Teaching Site
ingridscience afterschool