This product would be ideal for small group review or as a Science centre/station as part of a whole class review prior to a test.
For this activity, students are required to make trios of matching cards: Example of material + name of the type of material + behaviour of light. For example, a student would make the following match: A wooden door + opaque + absorbs light
This download includes 21 matching trios, a recording sheet, and an answer key.
• Types of materials: transparent, translucent, opaque
• Behaviour of light: transmits light, scatters light, absorbs light, reflects light
Print the cards, cut trios apart and shuffle all 63 slips of paper. Place slips in an envelope, baggy or other container. Students sort slips into matching trios.
There are 63 slips of paper. Sort them into 21 coordinating trios (sets of three).
A trio consists of (1) life example card, (1) type of material card, and (1) behaviour card.
Record your results on the recording sheet provided. Check your answers with the Answer Key.