5-Science

September 28, 2016
5th Grade — Science

Units Themes

  • Metric measurement
  • Introduction to chemistry
  • Circuits and electricity
  • Engineering and design projects
  • Programming and the Hour of Code
  • Introduction to human body systems
  • Health: human development
  • Environmental detectives
  • Watersheds and systems thinking
  • Ecosystem (interdisciplinary)

Project Highlights

  • Element and molecule design
  • Electrolysis of water
  • Edible batteries
  • Scribble machines
  • Creating body system models
  • Design an ecosystem

Approaches to Learning