- Pedal Meddle
- Age 4
- Age 5
- Age 6
- Age 7
Let’s Do Science: Who’s Got the Gear?
What kinds of things use gears?
Gears are really helpful to make things move.
Bing had a hard time trying to figure out how to make that big unicycle work for that small Flocker. Even once he moved the pedals it still didn’t work. Once Bing used a gear, however, that little Flocker was ready to go. Can you find gears in your house? What do they do?
- Download and Print Pedal Meddle Notebook Page
- Things with gears around your house
Your child is going to look around to try to find gears. However, you might want to help him or her out by pointing them to these objects:
- Can opener
- Toys with gears
- Salad spinner
- Egg beater
- Hand drill
- Watch, etc.