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Characteristics of materials
Follow the instructions to find out about the properties and uses of some common materials.

Characteristics of materials
Test different materials for various properties then take a quiz

Rocks and soils - test their properties
Do an activity to find out about the properties of different rocks. Then take a quiz.

Material properties (Bitesize)
Read the information on materials and their properties. Then do a fun game and try the quiz.

Rocks and soils (Bitesize)
Read the information on rocks and soils. Then do the fun activity and try the quiz.

Meet the elements
A catchy song to introduce you to elements- what everything in our world is made up of.

Mission Material
How many materials can you collect in the time given? This game has 3 levels of play - all about the properties of materials.

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