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20 October 2014
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Characteristics of materials


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England

Key Stage 2
Programme of study: Science
Sc3 Materials and their properties; Grouping and classifying materials
  • 1a: to compare everyday materials and objects on the basis of their material properties, and to relate these properties to everyday uses of the materials
QCA scheme of work primary science unit 3C: Characteristics of materials

Wales

Key Stage 2
Programme of study: Science
Materials and their properties; Grouping and classifying materials
  • 1.1: to compare everyday materials and objects on the basis of their properties, and to relate these properties to everyday uses of the materials
Northern Ireland

Key Stage 2
Programme of study: Science and technology
Materials; Properties
  • c: investigate the properties of materials and how these relate to their uses
  • a: investigate similarities and differences in materials and objects and sort them according to their properties
Scotland

Environmental studies: 5-14 National guidelines
Science; Earth and space; Materials from Earth
  • Level B: make observations of differences in the properties of common materials
  • Level B: relate uses of everyday materials to properties


 
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