Materials and Physical Science
Kindergarten students become familiar with all aspects of their immediate surroundings, including what things change and what seems to cause the change. Students examine and use a wide variety of objects, categorizing them according to their various observable properties. Students are getting a lot of experience constructing things from a few small parts, taking them and rearranging them. The being to consider how the properties of the objects may differ from properties of the materials they are made of.