Simple Machines: Bodies at Work

Various Artists

This workshop is helps students experience and understand the forces at work in simple machines. Through creative movement, Our Teaching Artist, works with students to reinforce principles of simple machines. Ideas of wheels, gears, pulleys, levers, inclined planes, wedges, and screws are explored and structured into a movement class. 

 

To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at booknow@kcya.org.

 

Grade Levels: 1,2,3,4,5,6

Fees: $110 single, $95 each for 2 or more on the same day / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title I Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 30

Availability: Tuesday & Friday after 1 pm, Wednesday 8am -1 pm

Program Length: 45 minutes

Teacher Guide: Simple Machines: Bodies at work

Requirements: A large, clear space for dancing, preferably a gymnasium or multi-purpose room; floor space cleaned prior to the artist's arrival

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