Web-Based Student Learning Activity

These web-based student learning activities are based on the Ontario curriculum and are formatted to be "printer -friendly" so they can be used as recording sheets by students as well as providing direct links to the web pages.
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Pulleys

Use an on-line simulation of a pulley system to conduct a controlled experiment to "determine the effect of the number of pulleys on the force required to lift a load."
The activity sheet explains how to use the simulation and allows you to "write up" your experiment.

Grade 5 Science activity        (also available as a Word document pulleys5.doc)

 

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