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Lesson Four – House Building

This science teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to identify and describe the properties of different materials that can be used to build parts of a house. The children can name some of the materials that can be used to build different parts of a house that match a material property.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and describe the properties of different materials that can be used to build parts of a house

Learning Objectives

Describe the simple physical properties of a variety of everyday materials. Compare and group together a variety of everyday materials on the basis of their simple physical properties.

Learning Outcomes

I can say how materials are the same or different according to their properties. I can identify functions for different materials according to their properties.

House Building

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and describe the properties of different materials that can be used to build parts of a house

What Materials

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe some of the common materials that can be used to build parts of a house

House Materials

Display poster for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe materials used to build parts of a house

House Building

Activity to help the children identify and record the correct and incorrect materials that can be used to build different parts of a house

House Building

Interactive activity to help the children identify and describe the properties of different materials that can be used to build parts of a house

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and describe the properties of different materials that can be used to build parts of a house

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