Name one material that you find around your house.
Materials are all around us. They can be found in nature or made by people. Different materials have different properties.
Which material would you like to use to make a toy?
Glass is actually a very slow-moving liquid. Diamonds are the strongest natural material on Earth. Aerogel is the lightest solid material in the world.
Draw / write: What materials do you see around you? What properties make each material special?
Draw / write: What materials can be stretched? Can you think of an example of a material that can be bent or twisted?
What differences do you notice between materials that can change shape and those that cannot?