SUBJECT Science, Grade 3
CURRICULUM STANDARDS A. Mechanics 2.Explain that changes in the ways objects move are caused by forces. a. Observe and describe the way an object's motion changes in a variety of situations
D. Technology 1. Develop designs and analyze the products. a. Choose appropriate common materials for making simple mechanical constructions and repairing things.
TECHNOLOGY STANDARDS 3c. Students curate information from digital resources using a variety of tools and methods to create collections of artifacts that demonstrate meaningful connections or conclusions. 3d. Students build knowledge by actively exploring real-world issues and problems, developing ideas and theories and pursuing answers and solutions. 4b. Students select and use digital tools to plan and manage a design process that considers design constraints and calculated risks.
SYNOPSIS/GAMEPLAY Players use household objects as simple machines to help Twitch get his work done around the museum office. They then control Twitch and apply force to operate the machine.