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Why Do We Choose Materials?

In this worksheet students build on their knowledge of choosing materials. They answer questions about the properties common to these materials. For example, Wood and plastic are stiff and hard.

'Why Do We Choose Materials?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 Science worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Everyday Materials

Curriculum subtopic:   Physical Properties of Everyday Materials

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Worksheet Overview

We can describe some materials in the same way. Some materials are stiff. When we want an object to be strong and stiff...


...we choose wood, or plastic, or metal. Wood, thick plastic and metal are all strong, stiff materials.

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