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Simple Machines and Assembly Line (Grade 3 and 4: Social Studies and Science)

Cost Per Program


Program Dates

October 15, 2020 - April 22, 2021

Program Times

9:30 am to 11:30 am or 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Class Size

Max 30

Grade 3-4: Social Studies and Science



Think about how many cars you see on the road every day. Were Calgary’s roads always so crowded? Not at all. One hundred years ago, automobile manufacturing was revolutionized by techniques developed by Henry Ford. Learn all about the time-saving, cost-reducing manufacturing process called the assembly line in this interactive program. Visit our Lower Showroom and Husky Station to find out more about these mass-produced cars and the conglomeration of simple machines that make them tick.