Build your child’s understanding of physical, life, and earth science with this full-color activity book! Engaging activities and hands-on projects will motivate your fifth grader to learn science concepts that are based on the most current science standards.
The simple experiments, using materials that can easily be found at home, help your child understand and retain science concepts in a memorable way.
Each lesson includes reading selections and activities that focus on one science concept, covering the following fifth grade topics:
Organisms and Ecosystems
How Plants Get Food
The Water Cycle
Water on Earth
Weathering and Erosion
Day and Night
The Sun and Stars
Patterns of Stars
Structure and Properties of Matter
Mixtures and Solutions
Ideal for practice at home and classroom enrichment, Skill Sharpeners: Science:
provides practice of reading comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills
offers striking photography and scientific illustrations to help children connect science to the real world
is based on Next Generation Science Standards and state science standards
includes an answer key
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I love Skill Sharpeners. This books is quick and easy and kids can do it on their own. We use it as a supplement to our co-op science curriculum for a "little extra". Easy reading, questions to check comprehension, and experiments throughout. Great buy.
Since 1979, Evan-Moor Educational Publishers has provided educators with practical, creative, and engaging PreK–8 materials to support and enrich the core curriculum.
We strive to produce educational materials that are aligned with current standards and best educational practices—and with student interests and motivations. We pride ourselves on our ability to create products that not only build and reinforce basic and complex skills, but that develop a curiosity about the subjects in which those skills are taught.
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