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Material Sorting Activity

Material Sorting Activity
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Description

Students will use their observation skills to identify the materials various objects are made from.

This forms part of the Foundation Chemical Sciences Unit - Materials and the Year 1 Chemical Sciences Unit - Changing Materials.

Lesson Structure
  • Rotations / Group Work
  • Class Activity
Curriculum Codes

AC9SFU03 9

recognise that objects can be composed of different materials and describe the observable properties of those materials

AC9S2U03 9

Recognise that materials can be changed physically without changing their material composition and explore the effect of different actions on materials including bending, twisting, stretching and breaking into smaller pieces

ACSSU003 8.4

Objects are made of materials that have observable properties

ACSSU018 8.4

Everyday materials can be physically changed in a variety of ways

VCSSU044

Objects are made of materials that have observable properties

VCSSU045

Everyday materials can be physically changed or combined with other materials in a variety of ways for particular purposes

STe-1WS-S old

Observes, questions and collects data to communicate ideas

STe-2DP-T old

Develops solutions to an identified need

STe-4MW-ST old

Identifies that objects are made of materials that have observable properties

ST1-1WS-S old

Observes, questions and collects data to communicate and compare ideas

ST1-2DP-T old

Uses materials, tools and equipment to develop solutions for a need or opportunity

ST1-6MW-S old

Identifies that materials can be changed or combined

ST1-7MW-T old

Describes how the properties of materials determine their use

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eleonore simpson
Posted 5 years ago
NT, Australia

Practical and clear photos of everyday materials. Thanks.

Lee Doig
Posted 1 year ago
WA, Australia
Was a great resource to add to chemical sciene unit could see very quicly who needed extra support.