Curriculum Map: Science Fifth Grade


The curriculum for the science program covers topics that provide hands-on activities supporting the understanding and application of the life and physical sciences. The primary goal of the science program is to help students understand science through the development of the processes of science as a method for promoting problem solving strategies. The units in the first grade science curriculum include:

Matter and Energy in Organisms and Ecosystems
Earth’s Systems
Engineering Design
Structure and Properties of Matter
Space Systems