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CLIP 2483

Materials and their properties (no narration)

Materials and their properties (no narration)
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Key Info
  • Materials and their properties (no narration)
  • Duration: 00:51
  • This is a compilation of clips set to a background of music and based on the theme of materials and their uses. Includes glass and metal in buildings and bridges, precious stones, ice and ice sculptures, welding metal, wood flooring, kitchen utensils, blowing glass, stone being broken by a metal tool, plastic bottle manufacture and glass bottles recovered from wrecks.
  • Subject:

    Science

       Topic:

    Grouping and Classifying Materials

  • Keywords: buildings, bridges, precious stones, ice, sculptures, kitchen utensils, blowing glass, stone, metal tools, plastic bottles, manufacture, glass bottles
Ideas for use in class
  • A good clip to play when learning about materials and their properties. It could be played at the start of a lesson to help focus attention and stimulate discussion. It might be played during a lesson to highlight the learning. Alternatively it might be used as part of a plenary to help summarise and reinforce the learning objectives.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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