Everything is made out of something. Mountains are made of rocks and soil and sand.
Even the great oceans are made out of billions of tiny droplets of water.
You can classify all objects by their physical characteristics. COLOR SHAPE TEXTURE SIZE FORM
You can sort objects by their similarities and differences.
Each of these toys look different, but they are all toys.
The bear is soft and brown. The duck is plastic and yellow. The rings are round and multi colored. But they are all still toys.
Each is made of smaller objects that can not be seen with our eyes. Each can be described and sorted by its physical characteristics.
We sort and classify each object in our world by COLOR SHAPE TEXTURE SIZE FORM
QUIZ 1. What are all objects made of? ________ 2. What can you use to see small objects? _________________________________ 3. Give an example of something that is made out of smaller pieces. ___________ 4. Name the 5 different ways to sort and classify objects____ ____ ____ ____ ____