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ACSSU003

Objects are made of materials that have observable properties

27 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    What If? Materials Template

    A set of 6 templates to use when investigating the properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grade: F
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    My Monster Reflection Template

    A reflection template for students to use after creating a 3D monster.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page
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    My Monster Design Template

    A template to use for a design activity related to the properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page
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    Properties of Materials Word Wall Vocabulary

    Forty-eight 'properties of materials' vocabulary cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Is Customisable
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    Science Experiment - Keep Me Dry

    A science experiment which explores the absorptive properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: F - 1
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    Shadow Types Worksheet

    A worksheet to use when learning about the properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page
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    Stretchy Scoot Relay

    A whole class active game to play when learning about the properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: PK- 1
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    Material World Beanbag Toss Game

    A fun game to play when learning about the properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 19 pages Grades: F - 1
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    Jack and the Beanstalk (Made Differently!) PowerPoint

    A 16 slide teaching presentation to use when exploring the properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 16 pages Grades: PK- 1
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    Uses of Materials Sorting Activity

    A fun sorting activity for students to explore the materials objects are made of.

    Teach Starter Publishing 7 pages Grades: PK- 1
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    Sorting Objects by Property Template

    A template to use when sorting objects using the sense of touch and sight.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: PK- 1
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    Material World Jigsaws

    Six mini jigsaw puzzles focusing on the materials objects are made of.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grade: F
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    Opposite Describing Words Worksheet

    A worksheet to use when learning about the properties of materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: PK- 1
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    Describing Materials Template

    A template to use when describing objects using the senses of touch and sight.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: PK- 1
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    Fast Finisher Science Task Cards - Foundation

    A set of 12 Science task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grade: F
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    Material World Page Borders

    2 material themed page borders.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: F - 6
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    Material World Cut-Out Decorations

    Cut-out decorations to use on your materials display board.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: F - 6
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    Material World - Title Poster

    A poster to use on your materials display board.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: F - 6
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    Material World Word Wall

    Word wall cards containing vocabulary related to processed materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: 4 - 7 Is Customisable
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    40+ Page Science Sample Resource Pack

    A sample teaching resource pack with five premium science resources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 89 pages Grades: F - 6
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    Properties of Materials Unit Plan

    This Chemical Sciences unit investigates the observable properties of materials. Descriptive vocabulary is explored as well as the suitability of materials for different purposes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 98 pages Grade: F
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    Making Monsters

    A 60 minute lesson in which students design and create a 3D monster using objects made from materials with different properties.

    Teach Starter Publishing 42 pages Grade: F 60 mins
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    Keep Me Dry

    A 60 minute lesson in which students investigate materials to determine how water resistant they are.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: F 60 mins
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    Give Me Some Shade

    A 60 minute lesson in which students investigate materials to determine how much shade they provide.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grade: F 60 mins
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    What Works Best?

    A 60 minute lesson in which students develop an understanding of the suitability of certain materials for different purposes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 91 pages Grade: F 60 mins
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    Let's Sort!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students identify the material objects are made of and sort them in various ways.

    Teach Starter Publishing 18 pages Grade: F 60 mins
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    Diving Into Description

    A 60 minute lesson in which students explore the properties of materials and develop vocabulary to describe them.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Grade: F 60 mins