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Lesson One – What Materials

This science teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to identify and record examples of everyday materials that can be used to make different objects. The class can list the materials used to make a range of household objects such as metal, glass and plastic.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and record examples of everyday materials that can be used to make different objects

Learning Objectives

Distinguish between an object and the material from which it is made. Identify and name a variety of everyday materials, including wood, plastic, glass, metal.

Learning Outcomes

I can identify common everyday materials and describe their properties. I can identify and name materials used to make household objects.

What Materials

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and record examples of everyday materials that can be used to make different objects

Household Objects

Display posters for whole class discussion to help identify and describe materials that can be used to make different objects

What Materials

Template to help the children identify and record each of the materials that have been used to make different household objects

What Materials

Interactive activity to help the children identify and record examples of everyday materials that can be used to make different objects

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and record examples of everyday materials that can be used to make different objects

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