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Material World Beanbag Toss Game

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 19 pages | Grades: 1 - 2

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

Use this teaching resource in the classroom when teaching Matter and Energy and learning how to describe the properties of materials.

This hands-on activity is great for practicing descriptive vocabulary. Students hear a descriptive word and toss a beanbag onto a photograph matching that description. Then they must identify the material the object is made from.

This game includes:

  • an instruction card
  • photograph cards
  • adjective flashcards


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