Material World Unit Plan
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Natural and processed materials have a range of physical properties that can influence their use
A teaching presentation discussing processed and natural materials and their differences.
A worksheet for investigating the materials certain objects are made from.
Word wall cards containing vocabulary related to processed materials.
A worksheet which will have the students evaluate their ecological footprint and compare it with the class.
A teaching presentation discussing natural resources and how humans interact with them.
A teaching presentation comparing natural and processed materials and how humans make scientific comparisons.
A science experiment which investigates the strengths of solid wood and laminate.
A science experiment which investigates the absorptive properties of various materials.
An infographic poster showing the implications of The Ecological Footprint.
An infographic poster showing the implications of Earth Overshoot Day.
A worksheet that requires students to identify man-made and natural materials in the classroom.
This Chemical Sciences unit investigates natural and processed materials. Demonstrations and experimental procedures are explored with particular attention given to the scientific method.
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