5th Grade Science Placemat

1st Six Weeks

Physical Science

2nd Six Weeks

Physical /Life Science

3rd Six Weeks

Life Science

4th Six Weeks

Earth Science

5th Six Weeks

Earth Science

6th Six Weeks

Earth Science

Matter

TEKS:

5.7(A) Physical Properties

      (B) Mixtures

      (C) Solutions

      (D) Freezing, Melting and Boiling points of water

Electricity & Magnetism

TEKS:

5.8(A) Electricity as an Energy form

      (C) Circuits and Magnetic Effects

Light & Sound Energy

TEKS:

5.8(A) Light as an Energy Form

      (B) Light Reflection & Refraction

      (C) Vibration (Sound)

Force & Motion

TEKS:

5.5 (A) Simple Systems

       (B) Interactions of Simple Systems

5.8 (A) Energy Forms

5.12 (A) Gravitational Force

Plants

TEKS:

5.5(A) Simple Systems

      (B) Interactions of Simple Systems

5.6 (B)Carbon & Nitrogen Cycles

       (C) Life Cycles

Animals

TEKS: 5.6(C) Life Cycles, Reproduction & Regeneration

Habitats & Ecosystems

TEKS:

5.5 (A)Simple Systems

      (B) Interactions of Simple Systems

5.9(A) Adaptations

      (B) Unique Niche in Ecosystems

      (C) Survival in Ecosystems

Heredity

TEKS:  

5.10(A) Inherited Traits

        (B) Learned Behaviors

Weather & Climate

TEKS:

5.5(A) Simple Systems

      (B)Interactions of simple systems

5.6(A)Seasonal Cycles

      (B) Water Cycle

Changes to the Earth Surface

TEKS:

5.12(A) Landforms Constructive and Destructive Forces

Changes to the Earth Surface

TEKS:

5.11 (A) Erosion and Weathering

         (B) Earth Layers and Rock Cycles

Natural Resources

TEKS:

5.11 (C) Renewable/Non-Renewable & Inexhaustible Resources

5.12 (B) Formation of Coal/Gas

Solar System

TEKS:

5.5(A) Simple Systems

      (B) Interactions of Simple Systems

5.6(A) Daily/Weekly lunar cycles

5.12(C) Compare Earth/Moon & Sun

         (D) Gravity/Orbit