• Fifth Science Year-Long Course Overview

      

    Term One: August 15 – October 18

     

    Exploring Matter and Energy

    Classifying Matter Based on Physical Properties

    Mass, Magnetism, Physical State, Relative Density, Solubility, Conductors/Insulators, Thermal/Electrical Energy
    Properties of Mixtures
    Properties of Solutions
    Dissolving in a Solution/Separating Mixtures and Solutions

    Explore Uses of Energy: Mechanical, Light, Thermal, Electrical, Sound

    Flow of Energy in Circuits

     

    Term Two: October 21 – December 20

     

    Demonstrate reflection and refraction

    Design an Eperiment Using Force and Motion

    Interaction of the Sun and Ocean in the Water Cycle

    Differentiation between Weather and Climate

    Landforms as a Result of Changes to the Earth's Surface

    Formation of Sedimenary Rocks and Fossil Fuels

    Physical Characteristics of the Sun, Earth, and Moon

     

    Term Three: January 9 – March 20

     

    Rotation/Revolution of the Earth

    Interactions in the Environment

    Flow of energy in Environments

    Predicting the Effects of Changes in Environments

    Identify fossils as Evidence of Past Living Organisms

    Compare Structures and Functions of Organisms 

     

    Term Four: March 23 – May

     


    Differentiate between Inherited Traits and Learned Behaviors

    Science Boot Camp

     

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