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Choosing Materials

In this worksheet, students answer questions about the materials of everyday objects and learn that the same familiar objects can be made using different materials.

'Choosing Materials' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 Science worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Everyday Materials

Curriculum subtopic:   Everyday Materials

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

All the objects or things that we use everyday are made of materials – wood, plastic, glass, paper.

Sometimes the same objects can be made from different materials.


paper plate pottery plate metal plate
paper plate pottery plate metal plate


These plates are made from different materials, but they are all plates!


You may need to look around your home to find the same objects, but ones which are made from different materials.

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