Properties of Materials
Learn about the properties of materials as you experiment with a variety of objects in this great science activity for kids. Discover the interesting characteristics of materials; are they flexible, waterproof, strong or transparent? Play around with the objects and see what interesting facts you observe. Test the properties of metal, paper, fabric, rubber and glass before using a blueprint to make objects from the different materials. Try making a car tire, saucepan, towel, notebook, sports bottle and window, what happens when you try making them from the wrong material? Why are some better suited than others? Kids will enjoy the challenge of this cool, interactive game.