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Material world

This STEM activity supports pupils to be able to describe the simple physical properties of everyday materials and to compare and group everyday materials based on their properties. Pupils will have the opportunity to discuss which properties are typically important for a range of objects, such as bowls, chairs and shopping bags and will evaluate a range of everyday products. This activity supports the Year 1 Science curriculum and has been provided by the IET (Institution for Engineering and Technology).

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