This pack contains sorting activities for material types and properties that will engage little learners. Create cute properties flowers and place them on the wall to create a fantastic learning wall display or glue into workbooks to show evidence of learning.

Inside this pack you will find:

  • 3 x Materials Shorting Sheets (Fabric/Leather, Paper/Plastic and Metal/Rubber) with matching cut and paste objects (3 sets to a page for easy printing)

  • 3 x Material Properties Sorting Sheet (Rough/Smooth, Soft/Hard, Fluffy/Bumpy)

  • Instructions for how to use Properties Flower activity

  • Blank flower to use with any object

  • Properties flowers (toilet roll, nail, shoes, paper, blocks, dice, keys and rubber bands)


Aligns to the Australian Curriculum (ACARA) Science for Prep (Foundation), Year 1 and Year 2

• Objects are made of materials that have observable properties

• Participate in different types of guided investigations to explore and answer questions, such as manipulating materials, testing ideas, and accessing information sources

Properties of Materials Sorting Activity

  • File Info

    Electronic Download

    File Type: 1 x PDF

    Number of pages: 46

    Suggested Year Level: Foundation - Year 1