The K'NEX Introduction to Simple Machines: Wheels & Axles and Inclined Planes set is designed to introduce students to the scientific concepts associated with two types of simple machines – wheels and axles and inclined planes. Each kit includes 221 colorful parts for groups of 2 - 3 to make seven different replicas of real world simple machines, one at a time. STEM concepts supported include making work easier, mechanical advantage, wedges, screws, energy transfer, mechanical systems and more.
8+ | 3rd - 5th Grade
- 2 K'NEX Introduction to Simple Machines: Wheels & Axles and Inclined Planes set (221 pieces each)
- 2 Instruction Books
- Additional Resources
This STEM Kit was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.