Teaching Resource

Uses of Materials Sorting Activity

PDF | 7 pages|Grades: 1 - 2

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

Use this teaching resource when studying Matter and Energy and the properties of materials.

This resource can be used in two ways.

  • Print out the black and white worksheets and have students cut and paste to complete.
  • Print out the color documents, cut out the tiles, and laminate. Students complete either individually or with a partner as a sorting activity.

Note: If using as a sorting activity, students will need a dry erase marker to record the material in the appropriate column.

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