• GRADE 5 SCIENCE STANDARDS

     

    Earth and Space Science

    This topic focuses on the characteristics, cycles and patterns in the solar system and within the universe.

     

    Physical Science

    This topic focuses on the forces that affect motion.  This includes the relationship between the change in speed of an object, the amount of force applied, and the mass of the object.  Light and sound are explored as forms of energy that move in predictable ways, depending on the matter through which they move.

     

    Life Science

    This topic focuses on foundational knowledge of the structures and functions of ecosystems.