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.
Materials and their properties | Foundation, Prep and Kindergarten Science Unit | Includes posters, printables and hands-on activity ideas for early learning | Australian Curriculum | Printables for the classroom | Chemistry strand | What are objects made from? | Properties of familiar objects