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Simple Machines - 3 Classes of Levers

PDF | 1 page|Grades: 3 - 4

An illustrated poster to use in the classroom when learning about different types of levers.

Display this teaching resource to help students define the three classes of levers when learning about simple machines.

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    Toni Schneekloth

    Could you change the terminology or have an additional poster in this series with the ‘load’ and ‘effort’ instead of input and output force? Thanks!

    Toni Schneekloth · Aug 21st, 2018

    Paul (Teach Starter)

    Hi Toni,

    Thank you for your suggestion! We’ll get right onto that and let you know when the resource has been updated.


    Paul (Teach Starter) · Aug 22nd, 2018

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