plastic

shell cork ceramic polystyrene foam stone cardboard

leather cotton wicker clay graphite

rubber
glass

wood
aluminium iron

brick

metal

silk
bamboo

copper

durable

stretchy flexible magnetic

strong strong strong insulating unbreakable

durable
durable

hard
hard hard

waterproof
transparent transparent

unbreakable

Properties of different materials (vocabulary):
stretchy/elastic hard flexible strong transparent- allowing light to pass through so that objects behind can be distinctly seen magnetic-capable of being magnetized or attracted by a magnet Insulating-the act of protecting something by surrounding it with material that reduces or prevents the transmission of sound or heat or electricity electrical conductor-a substance or medium that conducts heat, light, sound, or especially an electric charge. waterproof-doesn’t let water seep through unbreakable-impossible to break especially under ordinary usage durable- able to exist for a long time without significant deterioration

Master your semester with Scribd & The New York Times

Special offer for students: Only $4.99/month.

Master your semester with Scribd & The New York Times

Cancel anytime.