Lesson ideas & worksheets

In the side menu you will find a range of curriculum-linked lesson ideas and accompanying worksheets to educate primary and middle years students about metals and the metal recycling process.

There are also some fun ‘fast finisher’ activities for students to try.

Broad learning outcomes:

Using this curriculum material will assist students in achieving the following broad learning outcomes:

  • Students will investigate various metals and identify their elements and properties.
  • Students will discover how Sims Metal processes used metals.
  • Students will explore the environmental benefits of recovering and recycling metal products.
  • Students will learn about the history of Sims Metal (an Australian business success story).
Lesson ideas and worksheets

Lesson ideas


For fast finishers