This teacher/student handout on Earth's Systems offers a complete overview for this 5th Grade NGSS unit.
I have included everything from the critical learner needs that will be covered, to essential questions used to drive student inquiry and also
Simple is effective! This child friendly collaboration rubric allows students to engage in meaningful feedback on what good collaboration should look like. Students should be encouraged to enter discussion and give examples to support their scores.
The Conservation Project Grade 5 NGSS Performance Task is a ready to use performance task complete with student friendly rubric for use as an end of unit assessment.
As I live and teach in Cambodia, I have used Cambodia as the setting for this PT
This student friendly, self assessment rubric is intended to get students to think about their progress throughout this unit and can be used before, during and at the end of this unit as a progress tracker.
Students should be encouraged to support