Module 3 - Wheel & Axle

          Lesson Plan

 

 

 

Instructor

Shaida

Instructional Practice Adopted

 

Term & Learning Cycle

Term - 1

 Wheel & Axle Worksheet

 

Subject & Title

Technology Exploration

 Homework

 

Grade, Cluster, Campus

Grade- 9

 Lab activity

 

Date

From 9-10-2010 to 20-10-2010

 videos

 

Module/Textbook

Module 3- Wheel and Axle

 Online examples on Wheel & Axle

 

Approximate time

6 periods-45 minutes/period.

 Quiz

 

 

 

 

Time

Warm-up

 

Indicate the warm-up activity that you plan to use in your lesson.

Using the website  http://www.edheads.org/, students will identify different wheel and axle  

 

Lesson Objectives

 

List the lesson objectives that the students will master at the end of the lesson.

After the completion of this module, the students must be able to:-

1.   Identify wheel and axle.

2.   Recognize some applications of wheel and axle.

3.   Calculate the mechanical advantage of wheel and axle.

Give real life examples of the different wheels and axles used in daily life.

 

Resources

 

 

List the materials and resources required for this lesson.

 

 Online Activities

 Smart board

 Markers

 Module material

 LAPTOP

 Worksheets

 Projector

 WHITEBOARD

 Quiz

 

Pre-requisites/Recap

 

Indicate how you will you evoke prior learning?

Asking about simple Machines, covered in Module 1 and Module 2, and the uses of wheel and axle as a simple machine.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time

Instructional Procedure

 

Obj. No.

Teacher’s role

Student’s role

 

Provide a clear picture of the instructional method/steps.

-       Showing different pictures of wheel and axle

-       Different classes of Levers

-       A wheel and axle used as a simple machine in different ways

-       Calculate the Mechanical advantage of wheel and axle

Describe the sequence of student activities and explain how students will be involved in the learning process.

Explaining wheel and axle

Listening to the explanation and participating in discussion

Watching a video about different kinds of wheel and axle

Questions and Answers

Worksheet on Wheel and Axle.

Calculating the MA of wheel and axle with different sizes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assessment

 

How will you measure student outcomes? Indicate the formative/summative assessments for this lesson.

Evaluate their participation through question and answers. Solving the worksheets showing different wheel and axle. Students have to calculate M.A. of different wheels and axles shown in the work sheet. Solving the cross word puzzles on wheel and axle.

 

Homework

 

Indicate the homework/assignment you plan to provide to students?

Homework on calculating the Mechanical advantage of wheel and axles

 

 

Participation Criteria

 

Indicate how you plan to assess student participation.

Verbal questions and answers. Assembling wheel and axle from the legos parts

 

Lesson Closure

 

Mention how you plan to end your lesson.

A brief description about the next Module, to be covered, in the following Lesson.

 

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