Type:

Lesson Plan, Other

Description:

Balancing Uneven Objects and Moving the Fulcrum In this lesson for grades 3 -5, students participate in activities in which they focus on patterns and relations that can be developed from the exploration of balance, mass, length of the mass arm, and the position of the fulcrum. The focus of this lesson is determining the position necessary to balance uneven objects and the effect on balance of moving the fulcrum.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5

Keywords:

3 to 5 | Lesson

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

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