Materials Sorting Cards Activity


Save Resource

To save a resource you must first Join or Log In.

Materials Sorting Cards Activity - materials, science, matching cards, sorting cards, investigation, material properties, shiny, dull, rough, smooth, bumpy, wood, plastic, glass, stone, transparent

Alternative versions

Ratings & Reviews
Suggest a Change
Resource Updates
Log in Join
  • , rated this resource Jun 24th
  • As a continuous provision activity or a group activity, to promote speaking and listening, turn-taking and in Characteristics of Effective Learning, 'Creating and Thinking Critically,': making links; grouping.

    , Apr 19th
  • to re-enforce class topic for SEN children

    , Nov 3rd
  • Nice and simple sorting activity as a warm up maybe.

    , Sep 6th
  • Starter activity

    , Aug 31st
  • A starter activity to introduce materials and properties and get some AT1 reasoning evidence

    , Jul 9th
    • Hi MrHeaton,
      Great! Thanks for sharing!

      , Jul 9th
  • I will use this as a sorting and matching activity when covering the theme of materials.

    , Jan 31st
  • Material sorting and matching activity

    , Jan 27th
A handy set of sorting cards containing a range of materials!
This resource is available in Standard, Editable and Mixed Up Order.
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » Science » Age 5 - 7 » Working Scientifically » Identifying and classifying
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » Science » Age 5 - 7 » Year 1 » Everyday Materials » Compare and group together a variety of everyday materials on the basis of their simple physical properties
  • Homepage » Age 5 - 7 » Subjects » Science » Materials » Activities and Games
  • Homepage » Age 0 - 5 » Understanding the World Resources » Science & Investigation » Materials » Activities and Games
  • If you have a suggestion for a new resource, let us know and we'll add it to our bank of ideas. If you'd like to see another version of this resource, improvements, tweaks or corrections, simply fill in the form below.

    Please try to be as specific as you can!

    • Twinkl updated the Main Version on Jun 20th
    • Twinkl added Mixed Up Order Version on Jun 20th
    • Twinkl added Editable Version on Mar 29th