In Ammachi’s Amazing Machines, Ammachi makes coconut cakes using all sorts of amazing devices to make the work easier. At the end of the exiting baking day, the book provides explanations of the mechanical devices Ammachi uses.
This bookGreat inspiration for some science lessons after the reading exercises. The story also contains lots of sound effects which are great for learning phonics. This is a level 1 book brought to you by Pratham books, the Storyweaver platform, and author/illustrator Rajiv Eipe.
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“Ammachi! Ammachi! Could we make coconut barfi today?” Sooraj asked his grandmother.
“Hee hee hee! Only if you help me make it, eh?” replied Ammachi.
“Ready?” shouted Sooraj. “Ready!” said Ammachi.
“We’ll only pick the ripe ones, okay? The ones that are brown all over…
Watch out! Here they come!”
“Now to get the husk off…” POTCH! CRAANKK!
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Examples of simple machines used in Ammachi’s Amazing Machines
Ammachi’s barfi was made using SIMPLE MACHINES! Simple machines make it easier to
do work. There are six kinds of simple machines:
1. Inclined plane
3. Wheel and Axle