NGSS 2-PS1-1: Plan and conduct an investigation to describe and classify different kinds of materials by their observable properties. - This anchor chart would be useful to help guide students as they describe different properties of materials. It is important to teach the vocabulary connected to the standard and allow children to practice using it before having them conduct experiments. Introducing this anchor chart would be an excellent way to begin a unit on properties.
Exploring Material Properties! Improve Your Team’s Instant Challenge Skills. These cards are designed to teach your team material properties, creative thinking, teamwork and problem solving skills. Each card contains a set of questions and activities for a specific material.