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Lesson Plan

Motors

Summary: 
Make a simple motor to see how they work. Use a motor to make an art scribbling machine.
Science content (2016 curriculum): 
Physics: Electricity, Electromagnetism (7)
Activities in this lesson plan: 
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 tested: 
Gr 5
Teacher: 
Ingrid
Site tested: 
ingridscience afterschool
Lesson plan originally developed and delivered: 

ingridscience afterschool