Material detectives: plastic - let's look at the frisbee

This book is packed with facts and photographs about plastic. It encourages children to investigate an object using all of their senses. It takes a familiar item made from a single material and explores the different properties and uses of that material.

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Subject(s)Design and technology
Author(s)Angela Royston
Age5-7, 7-11
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Shelf reference372.35 MAT
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