Earth's Place in the Universe: Students will love these interesting activities regarding the Sun's brightness, the seasonal appearance of stars, and daily changes of shadows. This resource uses phenomena to engage the students. Students will love these interesting activities.This resource includes:t
5th Grade Science NGSS 5-ESS1-1 Brightness of the Sun and Stars is an engaging and interesting lesson which includes videos, engaging PowerPoint presentations, a lab, and science literacy reading. This lesson is in 5E format, and is aligned with NGSS Standard 5-ESS1-1 as well as Common Core Standar
5th Grade Science: GRAVITY – NGSS 5-PS2-1 Aligned Lesson and STEM ProjectThis lesson addresses NGSS Performance Expectation 5-PS2-1: Support an argument that the gravitational force exerted by Earth on objects is directed down.This 5E lesson engages your students with an exciting video and PowerPo
5th grade Science NGSS 5-LS1-1 Aligned: Photosynthesis is an engaging 5E lesson plan which catches the students’ imagination with a story about how Clara, a plant, experiences photosynthesis. Students will be asked to infer what is happening to Clara based on what she is experiencing in the story.
This lesson is compatible with Google Slides™. Your students will be required to use their powers of observation to analyze photographs of phenomena. Using the interactive features of slides for google, they must identify which of Earth’s spheres are interacting in the photo, and then drag and drop
Your students will enjoy this lesson on Earth’s Systems Distribution of Water. It is a 5E lesson plan which contains many engaging activities to teach students about earth’s water resources and build their graphing skills. This lesson aligns with NGSS 5-ESS2-2. Describe and graph the amounts of salt
NGSS 5-ESS2-1 Earth’s Systems Interactions is a 5E lesson plan designed to align with NGSS 5-ESS2-1. This phenomena-based lesson will enable the students to identify Earth’s four systems and identify the ways Earth’s systems interact to produce the phenomena they observe every day. Students will ult
This bundle contains four NGSS aligned lessons which cover 5th grade NGSS performance expectations 5-PS1-1, 5-PS1-2, 5-PS1-3 and 5-PS1-4 for Matter and Its Interactions. Three of the lessons are in 5E format. Product DescriptionsNGSS 5-PS1-1 Matter is made up of particles too small to be seen. Align
This bundle contains three NGSS aligned lessons which thoroughly cover the NGSS Performance Expectations related to Energy and Ecosystems. Each lesson is in 5E format. The lessons and standards are: NGSS 5-LS1-1: Photosynthesis - This 5E lesson includes experiments, PowerPoint presentations and vi
Creating New Substances is a 5E lesson plan designed to align with NGSS 5-PS1-4. This phenomena-based lesson will enable the students to recognize when a new substance is created, and to teach them the phenomena that occurs when it happens. Students will be asked to record phenomena on a Scientific
This bundle contains two NGSS aligned lessons which cover 5th grade NGSS performance expectations 5-ESS1-1 and 5-ESS1-2. Lessons are in 5E format. Product Descriptions NGSS 5-ESS1-1 Brightness of the Sun and Stars – Support an argument that differences in the apparent brightness of the sun compared
This bundle contains 2 NGSS aligned lessons which cover 5th grade NGSS Performance Expectations for Earth’s Systems. Lessons are in 5E format. 5-ESS2 Earth’s SystemsProduct DescriptionsNGSS 5-ESS2-1 Describe ways in which the geosphere, Biosphere hydrosphere and/or atmosphere interact. This 5E phen
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Using a thought-provoking Wonder Science video "Ferrofluid" as a starting point, this product presents a 5E lesson plan that takes students through the NGSS 3D learning components for NGSS 5-PS1-1 while presenting multidisciplinary activities that use the topic of the video as the inspiration for ma
Easily complete lesson plans with this 5th grade lesson plan template for Google Sheets!Editable digital weekly lesson plans that are accessible from anywhere! No more lugging around a paper plan book! You can edit lesson plans from wherever you are.These 5th grade lesson templates are research-base
This is a starting point for people interested in setting up science stations and working with the 5E Instructional Model in their elementary classroom. This free resource will provide you with an overview of the thinking behind the science stations and 5E units as well as provide some how-to solut
Nature & Environment: Five Grade 5 Life Science 5E Hands-On ActivitiesABOUT THIS BUNDLE OF ACTIVITIES:This is one of a set of 5E, NGSS-aligned hands-on activities created by Ellen at the EdTechLens. The activities give students direct, hands-on experience with life science concepts and provide o
Science and Engineering Practice 1: Asking Questions and Defining Problems and Practice 3: Planning and Carrying Out Investigations go together hand in hand.
Asking questions is something every scientist must do. The questions are almost always about a phenomenon, like “why does the ocean have waves
Nature & Environment: Five Grade 4 Life Science 5E Hands-On ActivitiesABOUT THIS BUNDLE OF ACTIVITIES:This is one of a set of 5E, NGSS-aligned hands-on activities created by Ellen at the EdTechLens. The activities give students direct, hands-on experience with life science concepts and provide o
This Science Interactive Journal is written to align with NGSS 4-PS3-1 and to lead a student through a 5E Lesson Plan. The journal includes two close readings with questions: one on What is Energy and the other is on Potential and Kinetic Energy. Students explore Speed and Energy with two Science La
This Student Science Interactive Journal for Energy Transfer is written to align with NGSS 4-PS3-2, 4-PS3-3 and 4-PS3-4 to lead a student through a 5E Lesson Plan. The journal includes two close readings with questions: one on How Energy Moves from Place to Place and the other is on How Far Away is
This digital interactive notebook is written to align with NGSS 4-PS3-1. The tabs lead students through a 5E Lesson Plan. Through this journey students will do two close readings with questions: one on What is Energy and the other is on Potential and Kinetic Energy. Students explore Speed and Energy
I created this PowerPoint to meet the NGSS standard of 3-ESS3-1. It is basically a mini-lesson on floods and the impacts of flooding on humans. Your purchase includes my PowerPoint and my 5E lesson at the end of the PowerPoint. Meets the requirements of the NGSS standards for 3rd grade. Can be used
This bundle contains NGSS aligned lessons on three sources of renewable energy: Wind Energy, Solar Energy and Hydroelectric Energy. They are aligned with the following performance expectations: NGSS 4-ESS3-1, 4-PS3-4, 5-ESS3-1. Product Descriptions:Using Windmills to Change Wind Energy to Electrici