I Spy Simple Machines

Kids will love learning about simple machines with this fun, hands on science activity. This is the perfect activity for elementary age kids to use at home, at the park , or on a field trip.
FREE I Spy Simple Machines Kids Activity - this is such a fun science scavenger hunt that helps kids learn, practice, and review screw, inclined plane, lever, wheel and axel, wedge. This educational kids activity is perfect for Kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade kids. Can be used as a worksheet too
Kids love learning about simple machines. You can use our free printable Simple Machines Mini Book to teach kids about simple machines and then use this free printable I Spy Machines activity (below) to see what they’ve learned.

To see our complete hands on simple machines unit make sure to check out:

Simple Machines

simple machines worksheets

Just print either the color or black and white version of this free printable. Then cut apart, stack on top of each other, fold on the solid line, and staple together at the top to make your own I Spy Simple Machines Flipbook.

simple machines

This activity can be done in a wide variety of settings as simple machines are everywhere! Your kids may enjoy doing this in your home, in the park, and on a field trip in a museum.

Simple Machines Activity for Kids

It is so interesting to observe the different simple machines all around us everywhere we go!


FREE I Spy Simple Machines Flip book in color or black and white

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Beth Gorden
Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is a homeschooling mother of six who strives to enjoy every moment with her kids through hands-on learning, crafts, new experiences, and lots of playing together. Beth is also the creator and author of 123 Homeschool 4 Me where she shares 1000+ free printables, creative homeschool lessons, crafts, and other fun ideas to help preschool and homeschooling families have fun while learning and exploring together.