Materials KS1 Science. Find out about the properties of materials with these links to free to use science KS1 interactive teaching resources and activities.
Introducing Materials Lesson Plan
This multimedia resource introduces pupils to the topic of materials and their properties, introducing key concepts and vocabulary.
Materials Cards Download
Produced by the Royal Society of Chemistry, these cards are designed to support the teaching of materials and their properties at primary level. The cards contain an assortment of images and scientific words which may be used for a variety of games including: a linking game, 'guess my card' and bingo to reinforce learning. The cards are colour coded, the orange cards are more appropriate for younger or less able students, and purple cards for older or higher ability children. Registration required, resources free.
Materials Worksheet Printable
A set of ten worksheets in pdf or word format to test knowledge of materials.
Mission Materials Interactive
Use your skills to pick materials which have the correct property off the moving conveyor belt! Three level to choose from.
Properties Of Materials Download
Written as part of a book designed to improve and expand teachers’ knowledge of chemistry concepts in primary science, this resource contains background information about materials and their properties. It looks at irreversible changes, measuring acidity using pH and the pH scale, and includes a related challenge. The resource is divided into three levels of difficulty A, B and C which correspond to a teachers’ existing knowledge. Registration required, resources free.