This is a curriculum made for 5th grade NGSS, ELA common core, and math common core standards. Each and every NGSS and ELA informational text standards are covered and assessed in this comprehensive teacher guide. Included are rubrics, projects, examples of notebook pages, activities, and resources. The curriculum is written for teachers in short descriptions of lessons and ideas for adaptation to other states. Born in Montana, Watershed Warriors is a place-based curriculum that can be adapted to any watershed.