Worksheet activity for pupils in KS3 on metal uses. Pupils have to find the name of different metals and then link them to the correct use.


  • metals and uses wordsearch.doc

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Created: Feb 20, 2007

Updated: Feb 3, 2015

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15 Reviews

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    user avatartomwwww8 months agoreport

    Really liked that it expands the wordsearch to make a longer task. I don't understand what the hidden message is meant to be, could someone tell me the intended response? Otherwise I'll just have to pick the most hilarious response *eyeroll*

    • user avatarBluebell78Reply from Author8 months ago

      Hi, thanks for the review. The secret message has stumped a few people! Once you have completed the puzzle you read the message form left to right from the remaining letters: "all the platinum in the world would fit in this room'

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    user avatarIsoceles2 years agoreport

    Thanks for the helpful resource.

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    user avatarMpatsi3 years agoreport

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    Nice idea! Thanks, good cover.