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Made from Plants or Animals?

Students make links between plants and animals and familiar every day materials and objects which we make from them.

'Made from Plants or Animals?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Everyday Materials

Curriculum subtopic:   Objects and Materials

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Many of the things we use every day were once part of a living thing. They may have been part of a living plant...

 


 

For example, wheat is ground into flour.

 

Or, they may have been part of a living animal...


 

For example, wool grows on sheep.

 

Let's learn more about them!

This leather bag was once part of a living...

 

cow

sheep

tree

This fossil, called an ammonite, was once a living...

 

plant

animal

Chocolate is made from...


baked beans

cocoa beans

eggs

This wool hat is made from a material which grows on...


a rabbit

a tree

a sheep

Cotton grows.....

 

on birds

underground

on plants

Shells were once part of a living....


plant

animal

Where does all our writing paper come from?


sheep

cows

trees

grass

Pasta is made from....


plant

animal

  • Question 1

This leather bag was once part of a living...

 

CORRECT ANSWER
cow
EDDIE SAYS
Leather is made from cow skin.
  • Question 2

This fossil, called an ammonite, was once a living...

 

CORRECT ANSWER
animal
EDDIE SAYS
This ammonite is a 178 million year old fossil! It once swam in the sea near Whitby, North Yorkshire. Fancy that!
  • Question 3

Chocolate is made from...


CORRECT ANSWER
cocoa beans
EDDIE SAYS
Cocoa beans grow on a cocoa tree. Yes, chocolate grows on trees, but is made using other ingredients too!
  • Question 4

This wool hat is made from a material which grows on...


CORRECT ANSWER
a sheep
EDDIE SAYS
We use wool to make clothes and furniture for our homes.
  • Question 5

Cotton grows.....

 

CORRECT ANSWER
on plants
EDDIE SAYS
Cotton plants grow in warm countries. The soft, fluffy cotton protects the seed of the cotton plant.
  • Question 6

Shells were once part of a living....


CORRECT ANSWER
animal
EDDIE SAYS
The animal which lives in this shell has a soft body, so it grows a shell to keep it safe.
  • Question 7

Where does all our writing paper come from?


CORRECT ANSWER
trees
EDDIE SAYS
Paper is made from wood. Don't forget to recycle your paper, we need to protect our trees!
  • Question 8

Pasta is made from....


CORRECT ANSWER
plant
EDDIE SAYS
Pasta is made from a special kind of wheat flour.
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