Activities for the First Gear Set
First Gear Set
- Set out the gear board with the gears next to you. Pick up a gear and insert it into the gear board. Spin the gear.
- Repeat with the remaining gears.
- Remove the gears and give your child a try.
- Insert two connecting gears. Rotate one gear and note the direction both gears move. Reverse the direction of rotation and note the directions both gears move. Continue to add gears and note the direction of rotation.