Things which we get from Environment are called
Wood, Stone, Sand, Clay, Metal and Water are the
main Natural Resources available for us.
Stones are found on and below Earth’s surface.
Stones are used to make roads, buildings and
Water is one the important natural resources.
We can’t live without water.
Water is used for cooking, drinking, washing, etc.
Sorting of Material
Circle, Rectangle, Triangle and Square are the common
Everything which we use or see have definite shape.
Some Materials are sorted by their shapes.
Texture – Soft
Things like Sponge, Cotton and Clothes have soft
Texture – Smooth
Glasses, Utensils and Wooden furniture have very
Texture – Rough
Sandpaper, Cactus plant and Ropes are very
Rough to touch.
We can recognize some things by their Smell.
Smell can be Good, Sweet or Bad.
Smell of Jasmine
Smell of Cake
Smell of Garbage
Natural Resource – Anything people can use which comes from
Materials – The substance out of which a thing is made
Sand – Loose grains of rocks found in desert and on beaches
Sponge – A piece of soft, light substance that can soak easily
Surface – Outermost or Uppermost part of an object
Texture – Feel or look of a surface
Utensils – Containers for food and water used in kitchen