Fifth Grade Science

Curriculum at a Glance

Life Science

Diversity of Life Quarter 1

Cells and Kingdoms

Parents and Offspring

Ecosystems  Quarter 2

Interactions in Ecosystems

Ecosystems and Biomes

Physical Science

Matter Quarter 2/3

Comparing Kinds of Matter

Physical and Chemical Changes

Forces and Energy  Quarter 3

Using Forces  

Using Energy

Earth Science

Earth and Its Resources  Quarter 4

Our Dynamic Earth

Protecting Earth’s Resources

Weather and Space  Quarter 4

Weather Patterns

The Universe