Make to Move


Find your inner engineer and artist while exploring the MIT Museum’s Gestural Engineering exhibit. Explore the functionality of gears, pulleys, linkages, and more, in order to build your own working kinetic sculpture.


MA Standards
  • 6.MS-ETS1-1
  • 6.MS-ETS2-2
  • 7.MS-PS3-5
  • HS-PS3-3


Science and Engineering Practices

  • Asking questions (for science) and defining problems (for engineering).
  • Constructing explanations (for science) and designing solutions (for engineering).
  • Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information.


Next Generation Science Standards

  • MS-ETS1-1