There is a vast range of materials used for making things in our world. Here are some examples of things that you might find in your school canteen.
Make a list of five things in your home that are made from wood, metal or plastics. In each case, describe the appearance of the material and explain why you think the material has been used.
Here is an example to start you off.
Product 1: Clothes hanger
Material: Metal wire
Appearance: Dull grey colour
Reason for using material: The wire is easy to bend and is probably less expensive compared to other materials.