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5th Grade Science TEKS Planning Guide: Back to School

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8 pages


5th Grade Science TEKS Planning Guide: Scientific Method and Tools

Updated 2021

Who is this for?

5th grade Texas teachers using the TEKS and Science Penguin resources

What is it?

This is a schedule of activities I've used in my classroom and the resources for teaching students about the scientific method and tools (Unit 1). The majority of the activities themselves can be found in the Texas Science Mega Bundle or on my website.

This is my planning guide based on 5 days a week with 60-70 minute departmentalized classes. Every campus, teacher, class, and student is different, so trust your professional judgment when planning for your students.

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Are you interested in a special Mega Bundle with the resources you need for the 5th grade science TEKS? Click to see the Mega Bundle!

Other Available Planning Guides

Scientific Method and Tools

Matter and Mixtures

Force and Motion


Earth's Changes

Weather and Water

Our Solar System

Life Science

Total Pages
8 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
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