Can You Help Humpty Get Down Safely
From the Wall?
Look carefully at pictures of Simple Machines. Hint: Check in the library for books about simple machines.
3. Inclined Plane (ramp)
5. Wheel and Axle
1. On a white sheet of construction paper, in the very middle, draw a picture of Humpty sitting on the wall. Leave space on either side of your wall to draw how you would safely get Humpty down.
2. You must use 2 of the 6 simple machines listed above, however you are welcome to use as many of the simple machines as you wish.
3. On a sheet of paper, write a paragraph describing how you would get Humpty to safety and which simple machines you used.
4. Be certain your NAME is on both papers.